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  • Introducing mentor2.0!

    Think you don’t have enough time to volunteer? Think again! 


    We are launching an innovative new mentoring program that is a perfect fit for even the busiest parents, executives and traveling professionals. Through mentor2.0, you can still make a BIG impact on a local student – but with a more flexible time commitment.

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  • Local Match Highlighted in the Observer-Reporter

  • Check out this great story about one of our Washington County matches - Trent and Nick!   (Photo by Jim McNutt/Observer-Reporter)
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  • Learn How You Can Start Something BIG!

     Have you been thinking about becoming a Big but weren't quite sure what was involved?  Come to an Info Session to learn about our mentoring programs and how you can get involved!


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  • Match Makers: Making An Impact Monthly

    Justin Matase – The “mocha-Match Maker-cinno”


    Match Makers is a monthly giving initiative designed to provide BBBS with steady support for its programming. Set up is fast and easy with a “set-it-and-forget-it” model. For the cost of just a latte a week, you can help support a Big and a Little for one year.

    Volunteer Spotlight: Justin Matase
    Community-Based Big Brother to Dylan for 3 years and a featured match maker!

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  • United Way Contributor's Choice

  • Individual's may support BBBS through the United Way Contributor's Choice Program.
    When making a contribution to the United Way, please designate Contributor's Choice Code
    #158  for BBBS of Allegheny County Program.

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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Launches Nationwide Search and Reunite Campaign

    Big Brothers Big Sisters marks National Mentoring Month with the launch of a nationwide campaign to locate and reunite with former Bigs, Littles, donors and staff, board and family members. 

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