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

What's New from Big Brothers Big Sisters

Knock, knock…

“Why couldn’t the baker go to the game?” 8-year-old Andrew asks as he leaves a voicemail for his Big Brother. “You’ll have to call me back for the answer.” “Because…

Climbing to new heights

Cheyenne conquers his fear and learns about himself Outside of school, Cheyenne and his sister…

Carrying the Flag Together

Jack lost his father, but found a role model in Matt. Eight years after Jack…

When Parallel Lines Intersect

Anita & Viktoria develop a bond without borders. If you met Anita today, you would…

Walking the Walk

Thanks to Ron, Edward is really on the move. Ten-year-old Edward was bound to a…