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Big Brothers Big Sisters In The News
'Bigs in Blue' mentorship program kicks offBexar County sheriff's deputies to mentor students from MLK Jr. Academy
New Project Connects Bexar County Deputies With Kids
Inicia programa de mentores en favor de la juventud del condado Bexar
BBBS Recruitment Manager Fernando Rover on WOAI News-4 to discuss the Workplace Mentoring Luncheon
KENS-5 Reports Covers #Who Mentored You Speaker Series Featuring First Latina Military Pilot
BBBS CEO Denise Barkhurst & SAISD Superintendent Pedro Martinez on KABB Fox-29
WOAI News-4 Covers Big Brothers Big Sisters Male Volunteer Recruitment Drive
San Antonio Business Journal Reports On Big Brother Recruitment Drive
KABB Fox-29 Interviews BBBS Chief Operating Officer Armen Babajanian on Big Brother Recruitment Drive
Rivard Report Covers Workplace Mentoring Program at Rackspace
Get the Facts:
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 and avoid violence and illegal activities, and have stronger relationships with their parents and others. Headquartered in Philadelphia with a network of nearly 400 agencies across the country, Big Brothers Big Sisters serves a quarter million children annually.