Match Support

Big Brothers Big Sisters dedicates resources to effectively support each and every one of our matches in order to help the relationships develop, stay safe, and improve the positive outcomes for the children served.

a personal relationship guide for every match

Match Support & Partnership Specialist

Match Support and Partnership Specialists make regular contact to provide supervision, feedback, and ongoing support to each Big and Little relationship. Each staff member supports an average of 95 matches on their caseload. Anytime a match is unsure about what to do or how to handle a situation, their Match Support Specialist is there to help. Customized support extends the length of matches and ensures volunteers that they are making a difference.

providing tools and resources to support academic achievement

Educational Enrichment

We are committed to ensuring all children in a Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring program achieve academic success. Resources and guides are available for Littles to help prepare them for their future including: how to build a resume, college application tips, career and military exploration, SAT prep, and more.

contributing financial assistance for graduating seniors

Scholarships

Several scholarship opportunities are made available each year for graduating senior Littles/mentees to assist with college-related expenses such as tuition, fees, books, room and board. These scholarships can be used at two and four-year colleges and universities or at accredited trade and technical schools.