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“It has been a privilege & a pleasure to watch Aliya grow up over the last 2 years”

“If you want to start a fire, you don’t have to light a whole box of matches. You only have to light one.” Coach Tony Dungy, The Main Event 2016 Keynote Speaker Big Sister Anna Kidwell sat down with her Little Sister Aliya  to reflect on their time as a match. And in her own words, Anna… Read more.

“Becoming a part of Big Brother Big Sisters has truly been one of the best decisions I have made in my life.”

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“If you want to start a fire, you don’t have to light a whole box of matches. You only have to light one.” Coach Tony Dungy, The Main Event 2016 Keynote Speaker   Big Sister Lori Lockhart reflects on her time as a Big Sister after graduating from our program in May 2016. And in her own words, Lori shares with you… Read more.

Graduated Match Maintains Strong Friendship

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Big Sister Alana Homan and Little Sister Amber were matched in August of 2003 and graduated from our program in 2010. Throughout their match, the pair enjoyed crafts, watching movies, and participating in educational opportunities. Recently, Amber reached out to Annette Perry, who served as their BBBSCI Match Support Specialist, to tell her that despite completing the program, the match still… Read more.

“Mentoring & Challenging Someone to Be Great is Rewarding”

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Sometimes, volunteers tell us they spent a lot of time deliberating whether or not they should get involved with BBBSCI. These volunteers deliberate for a while, going back and forth on whether it’s the right move for them– and while they’re always glad they got involved, they admit it wasn’t necessarily the easiest of decisions. That… Read more.

Mainstreet Hosts “Night of Surprises” for BBBSCI

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On Friday, August 5, 11 matches were treated to a special “Night of Surprises.” Hosted by Mainstreet’s Intern Team, this evening was a fun and unique way for Littles to get excited for a new school year. Each match was paired with their own Mainstreet Adventure Guide who greeted them upon arrival and made sure the… Read more.