It’s Time: Become a Big Today

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3 great ways to be a big

Volunteering at Big Brothers Big Sisters is fun and has a positive impact in a child’s life. Simply getting together to talk, laugh and hang out on a consistent basis creates trust and builds a child’s self esteem.

Please read through the following eligibility and commitment requirements to determine if you and our program are a good fit.

Volunteer Eligibility:

  • Be at least 18 years of age.
  • Be willing and able to make at least a one-year commitment to the program.
  • Be willing and able to meet with your Little Brother/Little Sister for the required time commitment.
  • Own a car and possess at least the minimum limits of auto liability insurance (Car not required in Bigs in Schools Program).
  • Have a safe driving record (no DUIs within the past five years; no more than two moving violations in the past year).
  • Never been convicted of a felony.
  • No illegal drug use currently or within the last twelve months.

There are three ways you can be a Big through our agency:

One on one mentoring out in the community
  • Build a friendship
  • 3 to 4 times per month
  • Commit for one year
One on one mentoring at your Little's school
  • Build a friendship
  • One hour at the school per week
  • Commit for one school year
Workspace partners bring littles to your office
  • Build a friendship
  • 2 times per month at your workplace
  • Commit for one school year
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