For over 139 years, we’ve seen thousands of young Australian’s grow into successful, capable adults.
“The Brigade was life-changing for me.”
Sasha was five years old when she joined The Girls & Boys Brigade’s After School Program. Sasha’s dad was terminally ill and her mum was forced to raise and provide for Sasha alone. Sasha’s mum wanted a normal routine for her daughter.
“A huge part of my childhood memories are the adventures I had with The Girls & Boys Brigade,” says Sasha.
Attend our Friends of The GBB Event
Catch up with old friends, staff and volunteers who have been involved with The Girls & Boys Brigade for over 139 years.
We’re hosting a reunion evening on the 9th September. Come and see what the Brigade looks like today and reminisce about the good times and share your memories. RSVPs essential.
“We were saved here”
As a single parent, Chiho was studying nursing full-time as well as caring for her daughter Faith.
“Faith and I were so privileged that she was able to have so many incredible experiences at The Girls & Boys Brigade.”
“They were able to take her to places that I just wasn’t able to. She got to grow up like other kids and have the same experiences and I am so grateful for that,” Chiho said.
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