We are requesting donations of books, all grade levels, and games.

Hi Everyone, I hope everyone is safe, healthy, and finding ways of maintaining connection with loved ones during this interesting time. As fortunate as we are to have technology available to us for connection, education, comic relief, and to reach out to others, the reality is that not everyone has the same opportunity for connection, … Read more

BTO Snapshot for April 2020

APRIL 2020 Thank you for your generous contributions! Even though BTO mentoring on campus ended abruptly last month, each of the community Mentor Coordinators have been in regular contact with mentors. Whenever possible they have connected mentors and students via email and snail-mail. Here are some of the bright stories: Via Email one mentee wrote: … Read more

Pizza IS encouraging!

This week I sent individual personal emails to all my mentees to check on them as well as to let them know they could email their mentors through me and I could share their mailing address with their mentors. One boy emailed me back almost right away: “Thank you for checking on me. I am … Read more

BTO Snapshot for February 2019

View the full report here. New mentoring matches slowed in January. Weather conditions brought school closures resulting in canceled mentor trainings for interested adults. Next month’s report will again show steady progress of new mentoring matches on all campuses. Lynden Christian Mentor Coordinator interviews will occur the first week of March. Interested LC mentors are … Read more


Tonight’s the Night – Family Night Out Doors Open at 5:30 Cash and Credit Cards accepted for additional purchases February 14th 6:00-8:30 pm Proceeds benefit BTO in Lynden, Ferndale and Nooksack Valley You won’t be disappointed! Pizza, drinks, chips, and a bake sale. $1 – $3 items A ton of raffle prizes sure to delight … Read more

FAMILY NIGHT OUT – Valentine’s Day 2020

BUY TICKETS “FAMILY NIGHT OUT” – Friday, February 14th 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Music, Magic, and Fun for Everyone – featuring the magic of Sterling. WHERE: North County Christ the King Church – 1835 Liberty Street, Lynden General Admission: $10   VIP Seating (front & center) $25 Concessions will be available for purchase. WHEN: 4:00-6:00 pm Friday, … Read more

New Mentor Orientation and Training – Fall 2019

Thursday, Sept 19th 8:30-10:30 am at Lynden High School Wednesday, Sept 25th 9:00-11:00 am at Lynden High School Tuesday, Oct 8th 12:00 noon-2:00 pm at Lynden Middle School Friday, Oct 18th 9:00-11:00 am at Lynden Middle School This is the required two-hour orientation and training for brand new mentors. There are identical sessions, being offered … Read more