Learning Buddies Network is here for children who otherwise would not receive the academic support that they need.

Tutor recruitment is open! Please sign up to be an LBN tutor!

Tutors, please fill in our tutor application form and after we review your application we will contact you. Parents, please fill in our parent application  and after we receive you application we will contact you.   For all inquiries, please contact our Operations …

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Celebrating newly received grants

We here at the Learning Buddies Network are celebrating recent grants awarded to us by the following funders:   The Diamond Foundation   Kids at Risk (The Amir and Yasmin Virani Family Foundation)   The Hamber Foundation   Face the World …

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LBN wins UBC’s your evolution video production prize

Learning Buddies Network is pleased to announce that we have won the UBC alumni competition of non-profit projects, with having the most votes for our organization! Learning Buddies was one of over a hundred projects profiled. We received overwhelmingly positive support …

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Celebrating recently awarded grants

Good things come in fours! We here at the Learning Buddies Network are celebrating four recent grants awarded to us by the following funders:   Province of British Columbia Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch (BC Gaming)   Vancouver Foundation   …

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Back in session for spring

    All of our programme sites are back in session, with fifteen programme sites running at nine elementary schools in Vancouver, Richmond, and Burnaby. Special thanks to new volunteers for joining the LBN team and to returning volunteers for …

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Fall Programmes now in Session!

Our Fall programmes are now in full swing after one of the biggest recruitment drives ever for Reading and Math Buddies tutors. Find out where children in Vancouver, Richmond, and Burnaby are currently benefiting from tutoring in our Reading Buddies and Math Buddies programmes. …

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LBN Featured in the Vancouver Sun

The Vancouver Sun attended the final reading buddies session at Renfrew Elementary last term and featured a story about LBN. Vancouver Sun’s featured story on Learning Buddies Network   

LBN Fundraising Album

A group of students at the Vancouver Film School have produced a compilation album benefitting the Learning Buddies Network called Drop It Like It’s Pop. The album features a vibrant mix of popular artists from the past ten years, and …

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Alison Lee – YWCA award

Our Vice-President, Alison Lee, has recently been awarded for YWCA Young Women of Distinction! A community-focused and global-minded UBC medical student, Alison gives back to the next generation through volunteerism and leadership. She is deeply involved in campus life, including …

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