Attention basketball fans: it's time to get in the game! We're recruiting Bigs through our "Match Madness" campaign! Following the theme of the NCAA March Madness Basketball Tournament, we're looking for 32 new Bigs to be paired with 32 waiting Littles. Join our Sports Buddies program, or any of our amazing mentoring programs. Apply to be a Big by April 16th and complete the enrollment process, and you'll be entered into a drawing for some awesome sports-themed prizes! Learn more and apply today!
Applications are now being accepted for a Mentor Recruitment Strategist VISTA! This a full-time opportunity for one year (June 2021-June 2022). Click here for more information and please share!
BBBS receives grant award
We're excited to announce that our agency has a received a grant award from the L&L Nippert Charitable Foundation in the amount of $50,337. These funds will provide general operating support so that our agency can continue serving youth and families in Butler County through the power of mentorship.
BBBS & COVID-19
During the COVID-19 pandemic, our office in Hamilton remains open with limited in-person staffing and restrictions for visitors, including wearing a mask. We are still available to receive applications for Bigs and Littles, to conduct virtual and in-office interviews, to provide match support, and to receive donations and event sponsorships. For assistance reaching a specific staff member, call 513-867-1227, or email the staff member directly. Staff members' emails and extensions are listed on the staff contact webpage. When you leave a message, the staff member will receive an email with the contents of your message, and will return your call as soon as possible from outside the office.
For information and comprehensive resources related to the pandemic, visit our Coronavirus Resources webpage.
We will continue to monitor the evolving conditions in Butler County and will adjust our office staffing and visitor procedures according to health and safety guidelines. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we navigate this unprecedented global health crisis. Although we are apart, we are #BiggerTogether.
When children and teens have the influence of a caring adult, they are more likely to avoid risky behaviors and to focus on academics. Today's youth face a variety of challenges, and being matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister can help them navigate these challenges and reach their potential.