Game On! We can start the application process while a child is still 6, as long as he or she turns 7 by the time of the match. Based on mutual interests, matches regularly enjoy recreational, educational and goal-oriented activities and agency-sponsored events.
While many Big-Little matches continue through high school, we do not take applications for new matches for children who are more than 14 yrs. The single, most important goal of the program is to positively shape the lives of young women and girls by helping them build a positive self-image — setting them on a path to reach their full potential in life.
Step 2 At our Volunteer Information Session, you'll learn more about our organization, the volunteer role and the support structures in place to help the match relationship. Step 4 Following the interview, we will reach out to your references and run a criminal background check.
They are mature and come from a broad range of career sectors. Will my child be matched with a male or female Big? For the school to provide social and academic information about my child to Big Brothers Big Sisters e. I understand this information is being given for the receipt of federal funds, that the information on this application may be verified, and that deliberate misrepresentation of the information may subject me to prosecution under applicable state and federal laws.