Could your Little one use a Big?
It all starts with the right role models – and Big Brothers Big Sisters is the place to start a relationship with one. We’ve been able to recruit, screen, match and support mentoring relationships that have changed the lives of thousands of young people across McHenry County – one Little at a time.
As a parent, you recognize the potential of your child better than anyone. By giving them the opportunity to be a part of Big Brothers Big Sisters, you’re starting them down a path to an even brighter, more promising future.
You’ll feel the impact as much as your child.
A study for Big Brothers Big Sisters found that kids matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister:
- Are more confident
- Are more likely to steer clear of drugs and alcohol
- Do better in school
- Get along better with their family and friends
- Feel better about themselves 1
Could your Little one use a Big? Let’s Get Started:
Submit your name and contact information to our Staff. Enter your zip code below to find your local BBBS office.
Fill out a child enrollment application.
A BBBS Staff member will schedule an in-home interview with the parent/guardian and the child to better match the child with a Big.
READY TO BE MATCHED
BBBS Staff members search carefully for the perfect Big for your child.
MEET YOUR BIG
When we think we have found the perfect match for your family, we will contact you to see if you think it’s a good fit.