BBBSABig Brothers Big Sisters of America (founded in 1914 by Ray Coulson)
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BBBSA is working to bring the OIG audit to closure and during the past 17 months completed audits for tax years 2011 through 2015, according to Iorio.
Youth, who participated in BBBSA, presented a more positive attitude towards their academic behavior and performance.
While BBBSA had the reputation of being the nation's premier mentoring organization-- providing adult volunteers to develop quality relationships with children, mainly those being raised by single parents--it seemed to have peaked in its ability to serve more children.
ASSOCIATION MANAGEMENT: Have these new initiatives and repositioning of BBBSA at the national level had an impact on your own board?
The partnership between BBBSA and Kintera has resulted in increased awareness and participation in the organization's "Bowl for Kids' Sake" event that is Big Brothers Big Sisters' signature fundraiser among some 450 agencies around the country.
We are pleased to have Rent-A-Center continue its relationship with Big Brothers Big Sisters to raise funds through its stores for children in need," says BBBSA President and CEO Judy Vredenburgh.
We are very appreciative to once again have Rent-A-Center as a corporate sponsor," says Judy Vredenburgh, president and CEO of BBBSA.
Rent-A-Center will match contributions dollar for dollar up to $100,000 but guarantees a $25,000 minimum donation to BBBSA.
We are very appreciative of Rent-A-Center's generous support which not only benefits BBBS agencies in designated communities but provides additional BBBS visibility and awareness in those communities," says Judy Vredenburgh, president and CEO of BBBSA.
Today BBBSA provides one-to-one mentoring relationships between adult volunteers and children in over 500 local affiliates throughout the United States.
The donation represents 50,000 handprints collected from NASCAR fans nationwide, following Valvoline's challenge last year asking supporters to either mail or fax in their handprint for a $1 donation to BBBSA.