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Why should you volunteer for the Breakfast Club of Canada?

Why should you volunteer for the Breakfast Club of Canada?

Every year, Breakfast Club of Canada relies on over 17,500 volunteers across Canada. These individuals are the first point of…

Part 5: ‘Meet our Team’ series – Maxine Lam

Part 5: ‘Meet our Team’ series – Maxine Lam

Quick bio: Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba Workplace: Winnipeg Joined BCC: 2017 Work team: Programs Favorite quote: “Be the rainbow in someone…

Making it happen together – giving all children an equal chances of success

Making it happen together – giving all children an equal chances of success

Today marks the start of a new school year for thousands of young students in Quebec. They will meet their…

Part 4: ‘Meet our Team’ series

Part 4: ‘Meet our Team’ series

Quick bio: Name: Danelle Kvalheim Birthplace: Vancouver, BC Workplace: Downtown Vancouver office Joined BCC:  1 year ago Work team: Programs…

International Youth Day 2018: meet Amina, our youth Ambassador

International Youth Day 2018: meet Amina, our youth Ambassador

Back in 2011, a young and energetic girl named Amina came by the new Breakfast Club Canada office to celebrate…

Part 3: ‘Meet our Team’ series

Part 3: ‘Meet our Team’ series

Quick bio: Name: Ryan Baker Birthplace: Burnaby, BC Workplace: Downtown Vancouver office Joined BCC:  1 year ago Secret hobby: Play…

Part 2: ‘Meet our team’ serie – Mandy Desautels

Part 2: ‘Meet our team’ serie – Mandy Desautels

As the summer is about to start, we decided to introduce you to the sunshine of the Western Canada team:…

Graeme Jones: breakfast program volunteer aka Riverview Superdad

Graeme Jones: breakfast program volunteer aka Riverview Superdad

We spoke to Graeme early in the morning. Despite having to stay at home due to a bad cough, his…

From a mother’s heart: Nadia’s story

From a mother’s heart: Nadia’s story

The majority of our breakfast programs volunteers are women, and a large number of them are moms. Women that are…

They have what it takes to start the day right!

They have what it takes to start the day right!

The Club works with over 17,500 volunteers across the country! These remarkable people choose to wake up early in the…

The Club’s Leadership Camps have lasting effects on our children!

The Club’s Leadership Camps have lasting effects on our children!

Not everyone knows about the Leadership Camps at Breakfast Club of Canada. Every day, we aim to fill our children’s…

Zacharie and Breakfast Club of Canada

Zacharie and Breakfast Club of Canada

Hello, my name is Zacharie. I’m on the autism spectrum.   It’s amazing how far I’ve come since I started…

A Dream Journey to Meet Carey Price

A Dream Journey to Meet Carey Price

When we told Cassius, Allison and Chrissie, who live in Williams Lake, Quesnel and Anahim Lake, respectively, that they would…

When Jo Is Hungry – A Must-Read

When Jo Is Hungry – A Must-Read

We recently received a powerful testimony from Marie-Josée. She had worked in a school for a couple of years and…

Rise and Shine Breakfast Tour

Rise and Shine Breakfast Tour

Have you ever sat, early in the morning, slowly munching away at your cereal as you read, and reread the…

Cooking with Our Lady of Lourdes

Cooking with Our Lady of Lourdes

Last month, Samantha Hustej (our partner at FANS) and I were invited to cook with the students at Our Lady…

Sharing Knowledge to Build Strong Breakfast Programs

Sharing Knowledge to Build Strong Breakfast Programs

Johnny Therriault Memorial School is on Aroland First Nation territory, 350 km northeast of Thunder Bay. I had the great…

Portrait of a Club : Waswanipi

Portrait of a Club : Waswanipi

When the Waswanipi Club celebrated its first anniversary, we met with its top volunteer, Michel Awashish, to hear about a…

The Breakfast Club Leadership Camps : What Are They Exactly?

The Breakfast Club Leadership Camps : What Are They Exactly?

Over the past 21 years, Breakfast Club of Canada has been fiercely striving to feed hungry children all across the…

Bright Ideas from Alberta Breakfast Clubs

Bright Ideas from Alberta Breakfast Clubs

WA Day Elementary When your school is going through renovations and you are short on space in a temporary location,…

The Club puts up smiles on faces

The Club puts up smiles on faces

This morning the little Sophia arrived at the club with a sad face, the chief volunteer noticed that something was…

The Club changes my neighborhood

The Club changes my neighborhood

I started volunteering in grade 5 because I liked seeing kids get breakfast before school.  I knew kids who were…

The Club empowers kids

The Club empowers kids

Two smiling young volunteers! Dynamic Molly and Alexis, volunteers since 2 years, naturally follow the footsteps of their volunteer Genevieve…

The Club changes communities

The Club changes communities

Over the last two years my three boys have attended the breakfast program at our school. During which, our mornings…