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April 2015

“Where Would I Be Without My Mentors?”

I volunteered sporadically when I first moved to Indianapolis, trying to find purpose like most 20-somethings. While I enjoyed those volunteer opportunities, I was still searching for a cause to support, not just an annual event. Fortunately, a client and friend suggested I look into Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana. After giving it some… Read more.

Worth the Wait

Chris (14) was enrolled in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program in August of 2010. At the time, school was a struggle for Chris. His mother, Jeanette, hoped that a mentor could provide support and encouragement to Chris. During his interview, Chris, who comes from a one-parent home, was asked, “Is there a special adult… Read more.