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  • Staff Spotlight: Ana Kimak-Rice
  • In this month's Staff Spotlight we feature Ana Kimak-Rice.
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  • Board Member Spotlight: Mary Jane Mapes
  • In this month's Board Member Spotlight we feature Mary Jane Mapes.
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  • 'It's life changing'
  • Memories of a nearly 30-year friendship flow from Little Sister Abby Judy and her Big Sister Kay Kossen. In addition, gratitude is evident. As the youngest of five girls being raised by their divorced father, Abby craved the attention that Kay could give her. “I didn’t have anyone all of my own and with Kay, I felt special,” Abby says.

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  • A look back at 2016
  • Bigs, volunteers, and donors achieved a lot for our Littles in 2016. Improved self-confidence and performing better in school top the list.
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  • One-to-One: BBBS staff support leads to strong, successful Big/Little friendships
  • What sets our program apart from others is the professionally trained staff that work with each Big, Little, and parent. This support, coaching, and encouragement leads to strong, successful Big/Little friendships.
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  • Bowl for Kids' Sake 2017
  • Balldo invites you to bowl a few strikes - or gutter balls - while you Bowl for Kids' Sake! Check the schedule and register today...
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  • Staff Spotlight: Javae Cummings
  • In this month's Staff Spotlight we feature match senior support specialist Javae Cummings.
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