Raleigh Bonte, Match Support Specalist, is our guest writer on the blog today! He’s sharing a fun update on one of his matches, Big Sister Hannah Kenninger and Little Sister Mykah! “I had a chance to speak to Hannah yesterday evening and what she had to say about her Little Sister was awesome! The two… Read more.
On Sunday, March 26 – Nordstrom Rack hosted 18 of our Graduating Bigs and Littles for our annual “Dress with Confidence Workshop” as part of our Big Futures Program. As part of the workshop, the professional staff at Nordstrom provided insight on how to dress like a pro, tips on how to land interviews, and the… Read more.
Big Sister Nizeet Aguilar and Little Sister Alexia were matched in June of 2016, and recently, Nizeet shared this fun activity recap with her BBBSCI Match Support Specialist, Sarah Fox. Check it out! “Alexia has told me before that she wants to become a medical doctor when she grows up, so I thought it would… Read more.
We’re so excited for our “Give a Little” campaign next week and Little Brother Adreyce and his Big Ralph Redmond want you to know how much they appreciate the donors who make their match possible! Watch the video to find out why they want you to continue supporting BBBSCI! Visit BeBigforKids.org/GiveALittle2017 to learn more.
We’re one week away from our “Give a Little” campaign and Little Sister Alissa and her Big Sister Erin Lucas have a special message for you! Watch the video to find out why they want you to give a little to make a BIG impact! Visit BeBigforKids.org/GiveALittle2017 to learn more.
Starbucks, in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters, hosted a statewide day of service on Saturday, February 18 engage Bigs and Littles in philanthropy. Our matches spent the day making cards for veterans and also enjoyed a free hot chocolate! We were also fortunate enough to have some volunteers from the Eli Lilly Veterans Network… Read more.
On Friday, 30 of our high school-aged Littles and their Bigs attended an etiquette dinner and lesson at the Meridian Hills Country Club. Matches enjoyed a three course meal, a presentation on etiquette dining skills, and the opportunity to mingle with fellow Bigs and Littles. The event was presented by DEFENDERS and the Dave Lindsey… Read more.
Annette, mother of Alumni Little Brother Chad, is our guest writer on the blog today! She enrolled her son Chad in Big Brothers of Greater Indianapolis, hoping to give him a positive adult role model to look up to (this was more than 15 years ago – before the agency merged with Big Sisters of Central… Read more.
Starbucks, in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters, is hosting a statewide day of service on Saturday, February 18, 2017 to engage Bigs (mentors) and Littles (youth) in philanthropy. Locally, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana (BBBSCI) has been partnering with Starbucks for over eight years to provide matches with this opportunity and this year,… Read more.
Big Brother Pat Glew was matched with Little Brother Malachi in October of 2015. In today’s blog, he shares some of the little ways his match has had a big impact on his life. Question: Why did you sign up to be a Big? What interested you about the BBBSCI program? Pat Glew: I wanted… Read more.