BENEFITING: BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF THE OCEAN STATE INC
EVENT DATE: Oct 25, 2015
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State envisions a community where all children achieve success in life. Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
By partnering with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community we are accountable for each child in our program achieving: Higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships, Avoidance of risk behaviors and Educational success.
Annually, we serve 500+ children throughout Rhode Island. We currently have 200 children on our waiting list for a mentor.