national mentoring month

LIVE: Big Brothers/Big Sisters Gets Busy Searching For Mentors For Local Kids

70-80 Kids Need a Mentor Right Now in the F/M Metro

  Fargo, N.D. (KVRR) – Dozens of kids in the metro need a mentor. Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Village Family Service Center is pulling out all the stops to help find them. They’re busy right now. January is National Mentoring Month. They’ve been trying to raise awareness and recruit new mentors all month. February brings the Big Draft, their…

LIVE: Growing Need For Mentors At Big Brothers/Big Sisters

BBBS Highlighting Success Stories During National Mentoring Month

  It’s a growing problem in the Metro: kids needing mentors. And this month, Big Brothers/Big Sisters is sharing just how important mentors can be to kids in need. January is National Mentoring Month. Big Brothers/Big Sisters is sharing success stories from their program on social media. Program Director Susan Smith says the list of kids who need a mentor…

The Difference A Mentor Can Make In A Kid’s Life

Big Brother Shares His Nearly 8-Year Journey With His Little

  National Mentoring Month gives you a chance to make a real difference in a child’s life. Josh Andres has been Welsere’s Big Brother for nearly eight years through Big Brothers/Big Sisters. Josh says he’s seen his Little Brother go from a little kid who wasn’t succeeding in school to a high school student proud of passing all his classes….

LIVE: Mentors Get As Much As They Give

Big Brother Devlyn Brooks Talks About How Fulfilling It Is Being A Mentor

  Being a mentor is a two-way street. You give your time and compassion helping a child in our community. But you also get so much from the experience. Devlyn Brooks gives an impassioned plea for people to consider being a mentor this National Mentoring Month. He’s been a Big for Big Brothers/Big Sisters for six years. He’s a school-based…

LIVE: Make A Difference In Just 4 Hours A Month For National Mentoring Month

KVRR Is Partnering With Big Brothers/Big Sisters To Highlight Bigs During January

January is National Mentoring Month, and KVRR is partnering with Big Brothers/Big Sisters to show how easy it is to make a difference in a child’s life. There are 97 kids on the waiting list at Big Brothers/Big Sisters of the Village Family Service Center. Big Sister Danne Doering told us about her experience as a Big. She mentors a…