You are not alone when you become Big Brother or Big Sister
You join of team of professionals and other community leaders committed to helping children achieve their potential!
Match Coach: Each Big Brother and Big Sister is assigned a match coach, who will maintain consistent contact with you throughout the match and provide great resources and guidance.
Match Team: Once you are matched, you become part of the match team which consists of you, the parent, the child, the match coach and the child’s teacher. Together, we work to support the growth and development of your match relationship.
Bigs Night Out: quarterly, the organization hosts an event for Bigs only that includes food, prizes and great conversation.
Mentor Chats: Each month, the organization hosts opportunities for new and long term matches to come together to talk about thier match experience and share ideas on how to make your experience more impactful and enjoyable.
411: The organization hosts a Bigs only 411 Facebook page that allows Bigs to share fun experiences they have had with their littles as well as upcoming BBBS and community activities/events.
Bigs Only resources: BBBS has a number of great community partnerships that can help grow your match experience including free Y, Putnam, Figge and Botanical Center memberships for you and your little. We also have concert and sporting event tickets, summer camp scholarships, and HavLife grants that can give your little great experiences and memories!
Match Anniversary Event: upon your one-year anniversary with your Little, your match will have the opportunity to celebrate your relationship at our Match Anniversary Party. This event includes gifts, pictures, goal setting, food, and much more!