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  • In Memoriam ~ Roy Pugsley

    It is with great sadness that we learned of the sudden passing of our good friend Roy Pugsley on May 17th. In his final hours, Roy was surrounded by family and friends. His family was amazed at how big his network was, and were thankful to see everyone. Roy was a joy to be around. He […]

  • BACI Breeze ~ Summer Youth Camp!

    It’s back! BACI’s funtastic weekly summer camps for youth aged 13 to 18 who live in Burnaby or New Westminster. Check out this year’s flyer! Camps run from July 4 – August 26, Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Participants choose 2-4 weeks, depending on enrolment. Additional weeks depend on availability. Weekly themes […]

  • May is Child Care Month!

    It’s a time to recognize the amazing staff at our child care and out of school centres, and to thank them for their contribution to the well-being of our children and our families! Find more information on Child Care Month here.

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  • $60,000 for 60 years ~ Special Anniversary Fundraiser


    In BACI’s 60th Anniversary year, our goal is to raise $60,000 ($1,000 per year!) for BACI’s Children’s Programs — including our Infant Development Program. As always, we’re not only looking back and celebrating the accomplishments of the past 60 years, but looking forward to see how we can support optimum growth & opportunities for future generations. How can you […]

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  • 60th Anniversary ~ Calendar of Events


    In our 60th Anniversary Year, join us as we celebrate the past and look forward to the future! March – April – Thinking Like a Movement  Salon Series (Sean Moore, Alex Fox) April 10-14 – Thinking Like a Movement Retreat (hosted by BACI) – Registration April 19-21 – Shared Lives Forum May 2-3 – Non […]

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  • 60 Days of Giving ~ Join us!

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    Looking for a creative way to give back to your friends, family, co-workers & community? Join us for 60 Days of Giving!  For BACI’s 60th Anniversary, we want to give back to the people, businesses and organizations in our community who have supported us and shared our vision of “A society that includes all people.” […]

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  • Rallying for Change

    On March 2, 2016, a group of individuals and staff from BACI participated in a rally at the Metrotown Skytrain Station — one of 3 rallies held in Metro Vancouver focusing attention on the recent decision by the BC Government to claw back the cost of transportation from a small $77 increase in disability benefit […]

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  • BACI is Not for Profit of the Year!

    BACI was thrilled to win the Not-for-Profit Organization of the Year Award at the 16th annual Burnaby Business Excellence Awards on November 5th, 2015. Hosted by the Burnaby Board of Trade and the City of Burnaby, this award recognizes the “organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the Burnaby community and its citizens, and […]

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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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