Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) Mentoring program a great resource for socio-emotional and educational development. BBBS (Metro Chicago) currently has openings for youth (ages 7 – high school) to join the mentoring program, and volunteers waiting to be matched.
We also have scholarships available for students who graduate from our program after their senior year!
Info about BBBS Mentor Program options:
Community Based Mentoring (flex):
Bigs & Littles meet 1:1 in the community for fun, appropriate activities like having a picnic together or learning how to tie-dye. Outings are on your schedule, 2-4 times a month for a minimum of one year. Virtual mentoring is optional. You set the time that works best for you!
Site Based Mentoring (structured):
Site Based Mentoring (structured): Bigs & Littles meet in a group setting facilitated by a Program Coordinator every other week. Each program includes time for relationship building, structured activity, and free time. This option is currently a 100% virtual opportunity until further notice.