big brothers big sisters

Monday Match: Devlyn and Ashtyn

They like playing board games, talking, and checking in on each other's week.

It’s time for Monday Match, when we meet a Big and Little who are paired together by Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. This week’s pair is Devlyn and his little brother, Ashtyn: · This is the second year they have been matched together through Ashtyn’s school. · They like playing board games, talking, and checking…

Monday Match: Adam Ladwig And Garrin

Adam Talks About The Amazing Bond He Has With His Little Of 3 1/2 Years

  It’s time for our Monday match this morning, highlighting Bigs and Littles paired through Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. This week’s match is me and my Little Brother, Garrin. Let me tell you a little bit about my bud, Garrin. We’ve been matched nearly three and a half years. We love to play video…

Monday Match: Char and Kylee

Char and Kylee have been matched for 5 1/2 years.

  It’s time for Monday Match, where we feature local kids and volunteer mentors matched together by Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. Let’s meet Char and Kylee: They have been matched for 5 1/2 years, starting at Kylee’s school then transitioning to community activities. They enjoy watching movies, playing cards and call themselves the “Queens…

LIVE: Urgent Need For School-Based Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Group Needs Around 50 People To Mentor Kids In Schools

  You can change the life of a kid in our area in just one hour a week. And they need you now more than ever. Big Brothers/Big Sisters is looking for School–based Bigs, like Erika and Cora, who are pictured. School–based Bigs visit with kids for an hour each week during their lunch hour. Big Brothers/Big Sisters needs about…

Monday Match: Jara And Kaitlin

Monday Match is a new weekly feature highlighting Bigs and Littles who are matched through Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center

  Monday Match is a new weekly feature highlighting Bigs and Littles who are matched through Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center. This week’s match is  Jara and Kaitlin. Jara and Kaitlin have been matched for over 2 years. They love to go to Skate City, Sky Zone, Tutti Frutti, the park and swimming. They recently…

Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowling for a Kid’s Sake

this is the 30th year the organization has done the fundraiser

FARGO, N.D. — More than 50 teams are bowling for a kid’s sake at Big Brothers Big Sisters. The organization has been putting on their bowling fundraiser for 30 years. Because their services are free, funds help to pair at-risk-youth with a mentor who can help encourage them to be the best version of themselves. Big Brothers Big Sisters also uses…

LIVE: Help Kids Find Mentors With Big Brothers/Big Sisters

There's Still Time To Participate In Bowl For Kids' Sake Fundraiser

  Big Brothers/Big Sisters Fargo Program Director Susan Smith joins Adam this morning. There is still time to join in the fun during the annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake charity event. The bowling event takes place March 22nd and 29th. BBBS is hoping to raise $100,000 this year. They nearly raised that much last year. If you can’t help out,…

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Village Receives $9,500 Donation

Gate City Bank chose the organization at random prior to Giving Hearts Day awards ceremony

FARGO, N.D. — Giving Hearts Day was more than two months ago, but Gate City Bank keeps the giving season alive with a surprise donation to one randomly chosen nonprofit. The lucky recipient this year? Big Brothers and Big Sisters of the Village “To receive an additional $9500 from Gate City Bank, we’re just so grateful and thankful to Gate City…

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hits Some Slopes For Sledding

it was a way for all the families that are in the organization to get to know each other

FARGO, N.D. — Sometimes young kids need additional adult mentors, which is why Big Brothers Big Sisters exists. The program pairs children with a big brother or sister and tonight, they got the chance to know other families throughout the community by sledding with one another. KVRR’s Adam Ladwig and his little brother, Garrin, were a few familiar faces participating in…

LIVE: Big Brothers Big Sisters Needs School-Based Volunteers

You Can Make A Difference In A Child's Life In One Hour A Week

  Do you want to make a difference in the life of a child in our community? You can in just one hour a week. Now that the school year has started, Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for mentors to join its school-based program. Program Director Susan Smith joins Adam Ladwig to talk about the need for big brothers…