Changing perspectives. Changing lives.
For more than 100 years nationally and more than 50 years locally, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (Bigs) and children (Littles), ages 6 through 18. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.
Our Programs Start SomethingHere's the proof. Research* shows the positive impact of mentoring on the lives of children matched with a mentor by Big Brothers Big Sisters, A Community of Caring:
*Source: Youth Outcomes Survey Report, January 2015
We are here to start something
Big Brothers Big Sisters is not your typical organization. We help children realize their potential and build their futures. We nurture children and strengthen communities. And we couldn’t do any of it without you.
A Little Guidance
83% of former Littles surveyed agree that their Big instilled values and principles that have guided them through life.
Real Life Story
See how we forge strong, long-lasting relationships.
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