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40th Annual Benefit Dinner

Come celebrate 40 years of helping local children succeed and welcome new Western Michigan University football coach Tim Lester back to Kalamazoo. Read on >

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  • Meet Aniya who is waiting for a Big
  • We're starting a new feature highlighting a child who is waiting for a Big. This month, meet Aniya.
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  • Staff Spotlight: Grayce Miller
  • In this month's Staff Spotlight we feature Grayce Miller.
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  • Could you help?
  • It doesn’t take much to make a huge difference in the life of a local child. A couple of hours, just twice a month is enough to increase the odds that a child will succeed in school and in life. Big Brothers Big Sisters’ goal is to provide a mentor to an additional 250 children in Kalamazoo County and an additional 50 children in Calhoun County in 2017.

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  • BBBS will help connect former Littles/Bigs
  • Did you have a Big Brother or Big Sister when you were a child? Or, are you a former Big? If you have been a Little or a Big through Big Brothers Big Sisters, A Community of Caring and would like to contact your former mentor or mentee, the agency may be able to help.
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  • One-to-One: Are you ready to help a child change their life for the better, forever?
  • We’re devoting a lot of time to the agency’s goal of matching 300 additional children with Bigs during 2017. We’ve set this increased goal because there are so many children who would benefit from the guidance of a mentor. Could you be the right mentor for one of the children on our waiting list?
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  • Pub Run: Everyone was Irish for a day
  • The St. Patty's Day Pub Run was cold but spirits ran high as the community came together to help our Littles.

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  • Board Member Spotlight: Ed Hodges
  • In this month's Board Member Spotlight, we feature Ed Hodges, Sr.
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