For the second year in a row, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana (BBBSCI) is partnering with the Indianapolis Indians in an effort to recruit 100 adult male volunteers in 50 days and raise awareness of the importance of mentoring. The campaign begins April 21 and ends on June 10, 2017. This yearly campaign was launched… Read more.
On today’s blog, Match Support Team Lead Annette Perry introduces you to her newest match, Big Brother Bob Drew and Little Brother DaMeriz! “Welcome to new match Big Brother Bob Drew and Little Brother DaMeriz to the BBBSCI family! Bob and DaMeriz learned they both love “jumpy” dogs, love to eat shrimp and love sports! They already… Read more.
On today’s blog, Bilingual Match Support Specialist Joanna Robles introduces you to her newest match, Big Sister Jenn and Little Sister Zoe! “Last night, I introduced Big Sister Jenn with her new Little Sister Zoe. Zoe is 14 years old and enjoys going to her Judo practices. Big Sister Jenn is new to Indy so… Read more.
On today’s blog, Match Support Specialist Marisa Pyatt introduces you to her newest match, Big Brother Joe Pesh and Little Brother Michael! I wanted to introduce you all to Big Brother Joe Pesh and his Little Brother Michael. They met each other last night and clearly hit it off right away! Joe could not stop saying ‘Michael is… Read more.
On today’s blog, Match Support Specialist Drew Neddo introduces you to his newest match, Big Brother John Reller and Little Brother Allemagne! “Hello! I wanted to introduce you to a new match that might seem like it was made on Old McDonald’s Farm but was actually made by BBBSCI’s thoughtful Enrollment and Matching crew! This is… Read more.
Calling all Bigs & Littles! Help celebrate Chuck E. Cheese’s 40th Birthday! From now until May 19, every Little will receive 40 FREE TICKETS! Also, mark your calendars for May 19 at 8:40 p.m. – all matches will have a chance to break a world record for the most people blowing party blowers at the same time for… Read more.
Meet new match, Big Sister Audrey and Little Sister Syriah! Annette Perry, BBBSCI Match Support Team Leader, had this to say about her newest match: “I had the pleasure of introducing Syriah and Audrey Tuesday night!. They hit it off right away! Syriah is 11 years old and already 5’10” and Big Sister Audrey played… Read more.
Today on the blog, Sarah Fox, BBBSCI Bilingual Match Support Specialist, introduces you to her some of her newest Bigs and Littles and our first match of the month! The two were matched this past Monday, April 3. Meet: Big Brother Paul and Little Brother Daniel – aka DJ and PJ! “PJ signed up… Read more.
Big Sister Cindy Halfman works at Towne Meadow Elementary as a Speech Pathologist. The school raised $109 for #BBBSCI through three “Jeans Day” Fridays in March, where participants donated $1 to wear jeans on those Fridays. Cindy stopped by the BBBSCI All Staff Meeting yesterday morning to deliver the funds. Thank you, Cindy for being such a… Read more.
The Marion County Commission on Youth recently published their 2017 Youth Activity Directory! This guide is full of great resources for our families and matches, including but not limited to: counseling and health, community centers and food pantries, homework help, summer camps, summer jobs, and family fun activities in town! Check out page 24 for a… Read more.