Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children who need and want a mentor. Through the personal growth and guidance of a professionally supported, one-to-one relationship, children develop self-confidence and assurance. Adult mentors develop, grow, and have fun, too!
Research demonstrates kids who receive mentoring are…
•46 % less likely to begin using illegal drugs
•27% less likely to begin using alcohol
•52% less likely to skip school
•56% more likely to receive higher grades