BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE VILLAGE FAMILY SERVICE CENTER

LIVE: Big Brothers/Big Sisters Looking For Mentors During Pandemic

Recruitment Levels Have Dropped To Near-Zero During COVID-19

  The COVID-19 pandemic has caused recruiting levels to plummet for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Village Family Service Center. The organization is still trying to find Bigs for around 90 kids who need a mentor in our community. But they’ve only had two inquiries since mid-March. Big Brothers/Big Sisters is still looking for Bigs. They’re doing pre-match interview over…

Big Draft: Adam

Our Final Big Draft Pick Uses Pokemon To Help Connect With His Little

  The NFL Draft is this week. Young athletes will see their dreams realized. But there’s another draft where you can be the mentor a child is dreaming of. Help a kid in our region at The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. I’m lucky enough to be the final draft pick for this year’s Big Draft. I’ve been…

Big Draft: Taylor

Taylor Has Saved More Than 50 Drawings, Notes And Crafts With Her Little

  The NFL draft is one of the few sporting events that hasn’t been postponed or cancelled yet. Thankfully the can do it over the phone. But there’s another draft that’s still going on, too. Help a kid in our region at The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Meet the latest big draft pick, Taylor. She’s been a…

Social Distancing: Spreading Easter Joy From A Safe Distance

A Way To Connect With Loved Ones While Keeping A Safe Distance

  I hope you had a nice weekend. There are a lot of holidays around right now: Easter. Passover. Ramadan. Hopefully the holidays give you a nice distraction from everything that’s going on right now. I know it was for me. Over the weekend we went and dropped bags of Easter gifts off on doorsteps. We got to say hi…

Big Draft: Kelly

Kelly Is A 13-Year Veteran As A Big

  The NFL draft is one of the few sporting events that hasn’t been postponed or cancelled yet. Thankfully the can do it over the phone. But there’s another draft that’s still going on, too. Help a kid in our region at The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Meet the latest Big to declare for The Big Draft,…

Big Draft: Meet Ben

Ben Has 6 Season Of Experience As A Big

  The draft is coming up. No, not the NFL draft. The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Meet the latest Big to declare for The Big Draft, Ben! He’s a veteran of six seasons. His top stat is 17 touchdown passes with a little. That’s quite a connection. The NFL is partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters for…

LIVE: Help Kids Find Mentors With Bowl For Kids’ Sake Event

Support Big Brothers/Big Sisters At Local Hornbacher's

  Big Brothers/Big Sisters wants to be bowled over with support for their annual “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event. Their biggest fundraiser of the year is set for March 26th and 27th. The coronavirus scare may force Big Brothers/Big Sisters to postpone the event. But in the meantime, you can still help out. They’re fundraising with the help of Hornbacher’s…

Big Draft: Angela

Angela is a veteran of eight years as a Big Sister

The draft is coming up. No, not the NFL draft. The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Meet the latest Big to declare for The Big Draft, Angela! She’s a veteran of eight years as a Big Sister. Her top stat is that she makes sure memories last. She has completed two full photo albums documenting every outing with…

Big Draft: Gina

Gina Brings Versatility To Her Little Sister

  The draft is coming up. No, not the N-F-L draft. The Big Draft with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Meet the latest Big to declare for The Big Draft: Gina! Her top stat is that she is a utility play! She can play any position. You name the experience, she’s up for it! Her and her little have done a…