About Us

We serve all in need and uphold professional standards in our service delivery.

Vision

BIES aspires to facilitate integration built on trust, accountability, resilience, equality and compassion to address the needs of the disempowered, with respect to all ethnicities and cultures in both local and global communities.

Mission

We strive to empower vulnerable families and individuals with multiple barriers in our community through advocacy, education, dialogue, innovation, social responsibility and support for humanity.

Values

Respect: We value treating all individuals as equals and being culturally sensitive in our service delivery.

Empathy: We strive to serve all individuals regardless of means or ability.
Accountability: We value openness and honesty as we manage our resources in a manner that brings maximum benefit to our stakeholders and clients.
Commitment: We serve all in need and uphold professional standards in our service delivery.
Honour: We encourage everyone to believe in their own nobility at Baobab Inclusive Empowerment Society.

What We Offer

Baobab Inclusive Empowerment Society is a registered non-profit society that came about as a result of experienced social worker, human services worker, mental health professionals, Early Childhood Educators, Settlement workers, health professional, career development practitioner, educator, clinical therapist, and non-profit professionals, who saw the need of having a catalyst (BIES), which would empower, spark awareness and include disempowered families and individuals in our community.

As a society, we value togetherness, inclusion, respect, empowerment, fostering dialogue, sharing knowledge and supporting the most vulnerable regardless of their age, race, religion or political affiliation. BIES, would strive to serve as a hub for partnerships and multiculturalism.

Messages

We are here to support the most vulnerable who speak English or French and other languages with tools and opportunities, through collaboration, partnerships and outreach!

How We Support:

  • By providing valuable work experience to the vulnerable in need
  • Building self esteem and confidence
  • Reducing Isolation and cultural shock
  • Encouraging volunteerism and promoting entrepreneurship spirit amongst visible minorities
  • Organizing events meant to promote integration,dialogue,family relationships, healthy life style, community spirit and a sense of belonging amongst the most vulnerable regardless of race,age,culture,religion or heritage.
  • Promoting education,culture,arts, recreation, entrepreneurship, capacity building,communication, technology,heath and reduction of poverty by providing common sense solutions to the most in need!

Why Do We Do It Now

Many organizations offer services which address job needs and settlement, whereas Baobab Inclusive Empowerment Society uses an inclusive strategy, that focuses on empowerment,modern technology, entrepreneurship, communication, innovation, social responsibility, accountabity, education and self sustaining solution driven by previous skills of clients. B.I.E.S, also steps in further to educate and provide tools to the most vulnerable.

How We Do It

Through our bilingual programs as : Inclusive Soccer-Rec and recreation for children who come from low income families, Youth Everlasting Seeds, Womens Initiative Network, Computer Literacy and English Support, French Literacy, Referrals, Sharp Employment Training, Volunteer and Free Services to non-profit organization programs!

We sincerely appreciate the generous support of these great organizations listed below. Baobab, couldn’t have¬† come this far without your dedication to the most vulnerable and in seeing our strength as a niche community champion. Once again thank you!!!

Edith Lando Foundation

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Baobab Wish to Acknowledge the amazing support of the Provincial Government in British Columbia.

Thank you so much!!! Your contributions has changed the life of Children living in poverty, at risk and hard to reach youths, Women, unemployed individuals, french speakers and those with multiple barriers.  We can do more, please donate using our online system, to ensure more vulnerable families and individuals get quality services at Baobab Inclusive Empowerment Society.

Please contact us if you have any questions or feedback in English or French. Register Today!