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SteveW@BeABigCR.org 

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Big Brothers Big Sisters' Big Magic Breakfast 2012 a Huge Success!

 

"Coaches Mentoring Challege" closes the gap for the first time since its inception 

 
Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives Theisen's More for Your Community grant...
 
Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives Best Buy community grant...

 

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Fact Sheet

For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. Most children served by Big Brothers Big Sisters live in single-parent and low-income families, or households where a parent is incarcerated. 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”). Providing a system of ongoing evaluation and support, Big Brothers Big Sisters is proven by independent studies to help families by improving the odds that Littles will perform better in school, avoid violence and illegal activities, and have stronger relationships with their parents and others.

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