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St. Albert Youth's Dreams Take Flight

September 1, 2016

This fall, two lucky St. Albert youth in the Sidekicks Mentoring program are heading to Disneyland thanks to Dreams Take Flight Edmonton. If you’ve never heard of Dreams Take Flight, they specialize in a trip-of-a-lifetime fun! To date, they have taken over 25,000 medically, mentally, physically, socially, or emotionally challenged…
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We've got MOMentum (#CIVCBlogPost)

February 23, 2016

Momentum (mo-men-tum) n. The strength or force that allows something to continue or to grow stronger as time passes. This is the aim of our new program MOMentum, which supports mothers in moving forward with their lives and gaining the courage and confidence to do so. Developed through a partnership…
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Sidekicks Road Race

September 18, 2015

Sidekicks Road Race returns this Sunday, September 27! What is the Road Race? Sidekicks Mentoring sends some of its families and pairs into the St. Albert Community on the Road Race. Their mission: get through several small challenges at numerous local locations! The real objective: have fun, and see some…
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Summer Employment Opportunity

April 14, 2014

The Sidekicks Mentoring program is seeking a returning post-secondary student to work as a Mentoring Program Summer Coordinator. The successful candidate would assist the Program Director & Coordinator with administration, special events & activities, group mentoring, public relations & community awareness. The Sidekicks Mentoring program matches St. Albert’s youth to…
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Sidekicks Hamper Drive A Big Success

November 21, 2013

The generosity of local donors has led to an unprecedented success for Sidekicks Christmas Hampers, according to Sidekicks Director Lorraine Gerling. This year, the goal was to provide hampers including gifts to at least 15 families in the Sidekicks program. Gerling is pleased to report today that there are 15…
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Sidekicks Christmas Party Seeking Gift Donations

November 19, 2013

Hey St. Albert! Here is your chance to put on your Santa hat and make a difference for a child from a family in need. Sidekicks Mentoring is asking for Christmas gifts for its annual Christmas event in early December. Every year Sidekicks strives to provide gifts for the children…
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St. Albert...Invest in Your Future!

January 24, 2013

Sidekicks has 20 youth who are waiting on an ever growing list for you to step forward and become their friend and mentor. We need St. Albert to take notice and get involved with our youth! In February, we are kicking off a campaign to recruit potential mentors. The campaign…
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Sidekicks Sends Heartfelt Thanks to Sponsors

December 27, 2012

Events like our Christmas party and family gifts would not be possible without the help of generous community sponsors. We appreciate them so much and truly thank them! Thank you to these Community Service Groups for their donations….. * Order of the Eastern Star * Sturgeon Valley Cosmopolitan Club * ...
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Sidekicks Mentoring Program Needs You!

December 6, 2012

Who was your mentor? Who contributed to the person that you are today and inspired you to be better? Sidekicks Mentoring is a St. Albert program that matches mature, responsible community volunteers to St. Albert’s youth. The children are in need of a positive role model and friend to spend…
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Sidekicks Members Attend Party at OLQP

November 29, 2012

On Saturday November 24, Sidekicks attended the Our Lady Queen of Peace Ranch Christmas Party. It was a fantastic experience for all involved. After a short bus ride, we joined thousands of others at the Ranch for delicious food and treats, holiday music, crafts, a petting zoo and even a…
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Find a Mentor - Join Sidekicks!

May 12, 2011

Sidekicks Mentoring is actively recruiting new clients to participate in the program. Our wait lists are down and now is the time to join! All clients benefit from the great activities and events the program offers. Everything from camping trips, day trips, Christmas parties, movie nights, skiing and so much…
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