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Igniting Potential Annual Gala 2019

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area Celebrates a Renewed Commitment to Igniting the Potential of  Bay Area Children Celebrating Big Brothers Big Sisters’ renewed commitment to igniting the potential of kids all nine Bay Area counties, over 400 philanthropists, business and community leaders came together at the Fairmont Hotel on Friday, April 26th, […]

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Big Robert Robert grew up seeing his dad only a few times a month, so being a role model in a boy’s life seemed like an especially meaningful opportunity. That’s one of the reasons he decided to volunteer as a “Big” at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area. While an Officer in the […]

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Before Michelle became a ‘Little’ her older brother was enrolled in Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area. He had such a good experience that she wanted to be involved in the program too. Her parents thought it would be beneficial, particularly to expand her perspective on life and to “get her out of […]

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When Thorsten moved to San Francisco from Germany, he wanted to get involved in the local community, so he signed up to volunteer at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area. That’s how he met his Little Brother, Forest. For three years, they would see each other every other week, going to ball games, […]

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A GREAT BIG THANK YOU To all our supporters who’ve invested in our programs and engaged with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area in various ways throughout the year. We’re grateful to have you partner with us to defend children’s potential the best way we know how, through professionally supported mentorships. That’s why we’re proud […]

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Little Brother Eli and his Big Mark have been matched since December, 2015. During that time, Mark says he’s seen Eli transform “from a 10-year-old boy to a 12-year-old young man.” When we asked Mark to describe his Little, he told us that “Eli is mature for his age, he is naturally curious and he’s […]

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The first time Ray and Roger met, Ray confessed that he got arrested and got kicked out of school for beating up another student. “Well where I come from, you have to beat people up to gain credibility and be recognized in my community” said Ray. Taken aback, Roger tried to maintain his calm. He […]

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TOGETHER THE FUTURE LOOKS BIG Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area Unveils New Brand Positioning Aimed at Volunteer Recruitment Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area along with more than 270 Big Brother Big Sisters affiliates across the country, today unveil an updated look and brand re-positioning with a goal of recruiting […]

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Rock For Kids’ Sake Saturday, November 10th at Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael A private concert and comedy set in the Grate Room featuring The Unauthorized Rolling Stones and Comedian Steve Bruner, Master of Ceremonies. Grateful Dead member Phil Lesh’s Terrapin Crossroads opens its private concert hall to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area […]

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