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When people think of mentoring, they think of Big Brothers Big Sisters.

When people think of mentoring programs, they think of Big Brothers Big Sisters. As an established youth organization for more than 40 years locally, we’ve worked to develop youth mentoring programs that work.

Make a Donation

General/Recurring donations or sponsor a match!

Big Brothers Big Sisters is a nonprofit agency providing quality mentoring services to children in need of positive role models. You can make an immediate difference in support of the child matching process with contributions.

Become a Big

Want to change a life? Become a Big! Learn how to make a difference now!

Being a Big Brother or Big Sister is a fun and rewarding experience for both you and the child you will be mentoring. In just a small amount of time, you can make a huge difference in the life of a little boy or little girl.


Big Brothers Big Sisters Southern Lake Michigan Region is proud to feature “BBBS-TV”, a program featuring special videos, visual promotions and commercials surrounding our efforts to help spread the word about one-to-one mentoring. Click Here to see more!

We want to congratulate our 2021 Biggest Defender of Potential Challenge winner, Curtis Gunter! Curtis raised nearly $10,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters through this challenge, and we couldn’t be more grateful.Thank you, Curtis, and to everybody who participated in this challenge! ... See MoreSee Less
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Thank you all for tuning in to The BIG Event last night! We were so excited to spend the evening with you all. We were able to change lives because of your participation.➼ Learn more about our Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring program at BecomeaBig.com#BecomeABig #mentor #BBBS #bigbrothersbigsisters ... See MoreSee Less
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A few people have asked if we can share the Koya Story separately. YES! We will release this tomorrow morning! And thank you to Anjana and her Little Sister Koya for an inspiring story! ... See MoreSee Less
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Welcome to the annual BIG Event, benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters Southern Lake Michigan Region AND Elkhart County! Tonight's event is brought to you by Gurley Leep Motorwerks and Welch Packaging! We are starting at 7pm, so please sit back for about an hour and enjoy an evening of music by Janet Norris (also a Big Sister!), special moments from BBBS staff and our feature piece "The Koya Story".Tonight also features our live silent auction and the Defender of Potential Challenge. You can access these links by visiting becomeabig.com/bigevent.Note: If there are any connection issues (expecting possible storms) the entire video is being recorded and will be uploaded after we conclude. If Facebook has an issue with our live music, please visit www.youtube.com/watch?v=HViRcr4g8WQ to watch it on YouTube.We do not own the rights to any music being used in this video.Big Brothers Big Sisters of AmericaArtis Stevens ... See MoreSee Less
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