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Bigs, Littles, and Families Picnic 2019

By John Mangan | October 9, 2019

On October 7th, 2019 we hosted our annual Bigs, Littles, and Families Picnic. It was a fun-filled event for supporters of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta – with more than 500 guests in attendance for games, food, arts & crafts, and our famous tug-of-war. We would like to thank our Presenting Sponsor, Monat,…

25th Annual Legacy Awards Gala in Photos

By John Mangan | September 18, 2019

This is the 25th year Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta has hosted the Legacy Awards. Throughout the years, Legacy Awards Honorees have been leaders who have made substantial, meaningful impacts on their communities and industries and have invested significantly in our cause and causes aligned with our mission of defending the potential of…

‘100 Men to Mentors’ Partnership with City of Atlanta Boosts Volunteer Interest

By John Mangan | September 17, 2019

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta sees a major rise in volunteer mentor inquiries after the launch of a partnership with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms recently announced a bold, new partnership between the city of Atlanta and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA). The city is…

Back to School Kick-Off 2019

By John Mangan | July 31, 2019

With a new school year upon us, we recently held our annual Back to School Kick-Off event at our headquarters in Midtown Atlanta. This event serves as not only a celebration of a new academic year, but as an opportunity to prepare students and parents for what lies ahead. Students played games and showed off…

2019 Graduation Celebration

By John Mangan | July 9, 2019

The Graduation Celebration is our favorite event of the year. It gives us the chance to celebrate the accomplishments of our Little Brothers and Little Sisters – while also honoring the invaluable guidance from Bigs, Parents, & Family that helped ignite the fire of their potential. It’s also an occasion to reflect on just how…

Bigs Swing Fore Littles 2019

By John Mangan | July 1, 2019

On June 3rd, 2019 we held our 8th annual Bigs Swing Fore Littles golf tournament. This year, our event was held at The Golf Club of Georgia for the first time. Tourney participants competed on two award winning, newly refined, expertly manicured golf courses. As one of our signature events, Bigs Swing Fore Littles plays…

Photos: Big Brothers Big Sisters Holds Inaugural Fashion Play

By John Mangan | June 14, 2019

ATLANTA – On June 4th, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA) partnered with the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United, and Saks Fifth Avenue to hold the inaugural Fashion Play event. The unique fashion show raised funds and awareness of BBBSMA’s mission to provide one-to-one mentoring to children in Metro Atlanta. The pinnacle of fashion…

2019 Bowl For Kids’ Sake – Corporate & Community Bowl

By John Mangan | May 10, 2019

On Saturday, April 27, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta held the third and final event for our Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2019 campaign. This family-friendly event was the ideal setting for our corporate partners, supporters, Bigs & Littles to celebrate their incredible fundraising efforts. Our Top Fundraising Team was KPMG. They brought over…

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By John Mangan | May 2, 2019

Big Brothers Big Sister of Metro Atlanta (BBBSMA) is proud to announce a brand new event debuting in June, featuring players from both the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United: Fashion Play. This upscale fashion show hosted by Saks Fifth Avenue gives these Atlanta athletes the chance to hit the runway to flex their most important…

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2019 Bowl For Kids’ Sake Main Event

By John Mangan | March 27, 2019

On Saturday, March 23, 2019, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta held the Main Event of our signature fundraising series, Bowl For Kids’ Sake. This family-friendly event featured fun for all ages – video games, pizza, a clown, face-painting, and a DJ. Supporters of our mission came to have a great time while celebrating…

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