Big Brothers Big Sisters is proud to continue to build Atlanta’s future by helping children be the best they can be—one child at a time.

“I don’t know where my life would be without her. My Big Sister keeps me going and helps me get better in life. She wants me to the best I can be.”

- Little Sister Alexis, 17

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta’s mission is…

To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported, one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

One-to-One Relationships

As the largest one-to-one mentoring organizations in the Southeast, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA) currently serves over 2,000 youth.

Professionally Supported

Our staff of approximately 40 employees supports our city’s children and their families through friendships with caring adult volunteers.

Serving Metro Atlanta

We assist children and families in all 12 metro Atlanta counties - the bulk of children come from Fulton, Dekalb, Cobb and Gwinnett counties.

National Vision

That all children achieve success in life

Accountability Statement

We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community and hold ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving:

  • Higher aspirations, greater confidence and better relationships
  • Avoidance of risky behaviors
  • Educational Success