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  • BACI GM & 1950’s Party ~ Feb 18

    Join us for BACI’s General Meeting on February 18, from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm, and help us celebrate our 60th Anniversary Year — 1950’s style! Roll up your t-shirt sleeves — or wear your poodle skirt — and come to Still Creek Centre, 2702 Norland Avenue, Burnaby, for a free 1950’s style dinner and dancing at 6:00 […]

  • Launch Party for Kudoz ~ Jan 29

    Join us for a special Launch Party for Kudoz — a new kind of social startup — and help celebrate a year of learning and splendid experiences ahead! What: Resolutionary: Kudoz Launch Party When: Friday, January 29, 2016, 7:30pm-9:30pm Where: River Market, 810 Quayside Dr, New Westminster The result of a 15-month design thinking process, […]

  • BACI’s Strategic Planning ~ Join the Conversation!

    BACI is inviting the people we serve, families, staff, and community stakeholders to gather in mid-January to explore their hopes and dreams for BACI’s future, and help us identify the strengths we have that will move our organization forward. It has been over five years since we gathered to create our last Strategic Plan, or PATH. […]

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  • Building Confidence ~ One Donut at a Time

    How does someone who dreams of a desk job become one of the best donut icers in town? Read Calvin’s story here.

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  • Sometimes Dreams are Loud!

    Mike is a huge rock music fan who dreamed of going to his first concert! Read his story here.  

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  • Josh’s Story ~ Part 2

    Read Josh’s Story as he navigates a bureaucratic maze. Once you know who you are, how do you convince the system?

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  • Karey’s Choice

    Karey faced an interesting choice. As a parent with 3 children to support, would she choose a new job with stability? Or one that presented an unpredictable environment, but also opportunities for growth and development? Read her story here.

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  • BACI: Five Years of Reflection, Learning & Growth

    Read about BACI’s journey over the past 5 years as we continue to seek innovative ways to help the people and families we support have “a good life.”

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  • What’s Happening in Children’s Services

    The past few months have been filled with fun and learning — about the History of Art — at one of BACI’s out of school care centres. Read more about it!

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