Myth: Being a Big is a huge time commitment. In reality, being a Big only requires 8 hours a month!
To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta Young Leader's Council (BBBSMA YLC) hosted the first annual Big Appreciation Night. Several awards, including the 2017 Bigs of the Year, were given to Bigs and alumni Bigs.
Mistress of Ceremonies: Liana Brackett, The Weather Channel
2017 Award Winners:
In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA) with the Georgia Tech School of Public Policy, hosted a roundtable symposium entitled Innovations in Mentoring: Game Changers for Changing Lives on Friday, January 13. This dynamic conversation explored how the private, public and non-profit sectors are working together to innovate, to improve and to ensure positive futures for children and...more
Today Big Brothers Big Sisters of America launches the Bigs in Blue initiative - a mentoring program that connects police with youth in communities throughout the nation to build strong and trusting one-to-one mentoring relationships.
The NBC’s Today Show featured a segment about Big Brother in Blue Ryan and his Little Brother Robert who have formed a truly brotherly bond during their two years of being matched. The videos also features...more