Jacob Lightning is a participant in our mentorship program. He has recently been connected with Bob as his mentor. We asked Jacob some questions about his journey in the mentorship program and with his goals so far. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I am First Nations (Cree and Stoney Nakoda), and […]
Our Featured Mentor is Bob! Bob has been a mentor with our Urban Transitions Mentorship Program since fall of last year and in April was matched to mentor Jacob, who is our featured young leader. Prior to being matched one to one, Bob was a regular at our group hangouts, and we have enjoyed his […]
Katie has been in our Urban Transitions Mentorship Program for the last 2 years – we are grateful for her ongoing involvement in our program. During this time she has been paired with a couple of young leaders and is currently working with Manda, our featured young leader. Please tell us a bit about […]
Manda Hunter has been attending our mentorship program activities over the last 6 months or so, though she has been connected to Canada Bridges staff for the last few years. She was recently paired with Katie, who has been acting as her mentor since late February. We asked Manda a few questions about herself and […]
Kayla has been a friend to Canada Bridges’ staff over the last few years. She is a bubbly and bright young person who loves to crack jokes and is often the first to reach out to new people in a group.
Marie-Beth joined our mentorship program as a volunteer mentor in June of 2018 and soon after really dived in as an avid supporter of the young leader she is paired with, Kayla. Read more about her experience in the program!
Canada Bridges is searching for an energetic relationship builder and community leader who is eager and passionate about supporting the development of mentorship initiatives for youth and young adults in partnership with other community based organizations and change leaders across Treaty 7.
On a beautiful sunny day Kyle and I decided to go for coffee. We spoke about many things, including Kyle`s motivations and passions in life. Kyle is an extraordinary youth who has been involved with Canada Bridges in many ways; including most recently as our summer student. Most importantly, he has created a life-long relationship […]
Marissa Howard has been our friend for a couple of years now, and she has been participating in Bridges` programs, volunteering during 2013 floods, mentoring youth, etc. She is wearing many hats and we talked to her to find out what is she currently involved with and what are her passions. Can you introduce yourself? […]
Canada Bridges is searching for a relationship builder and community leader who loves working with youth and young adults to join our team!