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The feeling of being a “Big”- a Big Brother or Big Sister- is universal. Think back to that special person, other than a parent, who brought a little magic into your life. Bigs are those people who can help create wonderful memories for themselves and their “Littles”.
Founded in 1982, we are an affiliate agency of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
Our Purpose is to make a difference in the lives of children facing adversity through professionally supported one-to-one relationships with caring adults, and to assist those children in achieving their highest potential and changing their lives for the better, forever.
Big Brother, Big Sister, and Big Couple volunteers Commit to spending 1-2 hours each week with their “Littles” for a period of at least one year.
We are Accountable to, and are reviewed regularly by our national federation, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
Our Staff is a dedicated team of professionals.
Our Board is composed of well-informed, committed community leaders.
No Fee is ever charged to clients or volunteers. In-kind contributions provide
various supplies. Operating funds are derived from the United Way of ClintonCounty, fundraisers, local foundations and individual gifts.
Big Brothers Big Sisters, the leader in one-to-one youth mentoring in Clinton County and Fulton, IL, has been providing mentors for area youth since 1982. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of youth.
Big Brothers, Big Sisters and Big Couples are needed to now for matches to the 16 children on our waiting list. Contact us for more information.