TOGETHER, WE ARE DEFENDERS OF POTENTIAL.

At Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Minnesota, we know that there is potential in every child, and we are here to defend it. Stand with us.

When children and teens have the influence of a caring adult, they are more likely to avoid risky behaviors and 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.

LITTLES SEE THEIR GRADES IMPROVE AFTER BEING MATCHED WITH A BIG

LITTLES HAVE IMPROVED RELATIONSHIPS WITH FAMILY & PEERS

BIGS FEEL HAVING A LITTLE HAS CHANGED THEIR LIFE FOR THE BETTER

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A Winning Team

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Minnesota was named Big Brothers Big Sisters of America’s Agency of the Year for the second year in a row.

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Knock, knock…

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