6 million for BBBS
of NYC's mentoring programs, which currently serve more than 4,000 young people across the five boroughs each year.
provides children facing adversity with strong, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Nearly 700 college students in the Greater Worcester area give their time each week to mentor a child facing adversity,'' said Jeffrey Chin, CEO of BBBS
began the systematic shift in 2001, the fundamental problem became clear: the event planners at the charity didn't understand fundraising.
This is an incredible honor for Marc, and for the agency," said BBBS
of Southeast Alaska Board President Heather Haugland of Juneau.
A survey by Kansas BBBS
found that 65 percent of the boys awaiting matches wanted to learn target shooting, hunting, archery or fishing.
ACN is a top tiered "Admiral Sponsor" at the BBBS
event this year, and has seven employees who volunteer their services to the local mentoring program.
It's always great to have student-athletes involved with our program and being a part of the community,'' said Melanie Perreault, vice president of programs for BBBS
of Central Mass.
According to BBBS
, young people teamed up with a Big Brother or Big Sister during the past year were more successful than their peers in terms of discipline and attendance.
This year, the real estate community joined BBBS
of NYC in honoring JODY DURST, president of The Durst Organization, for his leadership and contributions to his community.
Croix Valley and has been active with BBBS
for nearly 10 years.
Founded in 1958, BBBS
of Greater Miami focuses its mission on helping children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with measurable impact.