As a parent, you recognize the potential of your child better than anyone. By giving your child the opportunity to be part of Big Brothers Big Sisters, you’re starting them down a path to an even brighter, more promising future.
Could your child use a big?
It all starts with the right role models – and Big Brothers Big Sisters is the place to start a relationship with one. Since 1982 we’ve been matching mentors and children in relationships that have changed the lives of 100’s of young people in Allen, Hardin and Putnam counties.
You know what’s best for you child so from the start we’ll need your help providing information about your child’s strengths and needs, and ultimately approving the Big Brother or Big Sister. But your role doesn’t end there.
Safe. From the Start
Your child’s safety is extremely important to us. Big Brothers Big Sisters conducts thorough background checks on ever volunteer in our program and every relationship is closely monitored and supported by a professionally trained Match Support Specialist.
You Will See the Impact
A recent study for Big Brothers Big Sisters found that kids matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister: