“Kids are so genuine. We always had such a good time, laughing and joking together,” says Freda Fong, a police officer who has been a volunteer mentor to three Burnaby children.
“Each of the kids that I built friendships with were really different,” explains Freda…
Eric and his Little Brother Jacob* recently celebrated FIVE years of friendship through Big Brothers! We asked Eric to tell us more about his experience:
Big Brothers: What is the best part about being a Big Brother to Jacob*?
Barry grew up in the Netherlands and only moved to Canada eight years ago. “My mom and dad were happily married and I got along well with my siblings, but at school I felt insecure,” he explains. “I was teased a lot.”