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Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives More Than $1.3 Million Thanks to Funds Raised by jcpenney and Haggar
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America will be able to help mentor more young people thanks to $1.3 million raised through jcpenney’s charitable giving program, jcp cares, and the retailer’s national brand partner, Haggar.
How Rich Ferguson, “The Ice Breaker,” was able to break the ice with Little Brother Joshua to make a positive impact on his life.
Long-time Mentors Win Special Honor at Big Brothers Big Sisters of America National Conference
A Fort Wayne, Indiana TV news anchor and a Peoria, Illinois insurance executive are this year’s national Big Sister and Big Brother of the Year. Big Brothers Big Sisters of America selects the winners from hundreds of submissions from the mentoring network’s 340 local agencies across the country. Comcast and NBCUniversal, as part of its sponsorship of the
2013 Big Brothers Big Sisters of America National Conference, presented the awards at a gala in Denver on June 25.
View the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Media Statement in reference to the OIG OJJDP Audit.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Partner Papazian Hirsch Entertainment’s DVD Release of Least Among Saints
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America President and CEO Charles Pierson, urges adults to see the film Least Among Saints, a highly acclaimed motion picture that vividly portrays the spirit of mentoring, which is at the heart of our work. As a Big Brothers Big Sisters partner, the film will be used to support ReuniteNow efforts to re-engage alumni to be a part of our network.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Agencies Meet in Denver for ReuniteNow National Conference, Sponsored by Comcast and NBCUniversal
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Convenes Staff from 340 Local Agencies to focus on Strengthening Resources to Help More Youth Succeed in School and Life
Beth Myers has joined Big Brothers Big Sisters of America as Senior Vice President, Network Leadership & Organizational Development, effective July 1, 2013. In her new national role, Myers will be based in Texas, where she previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Texas.