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There are many ways you can support Big Brothers Big Sisters. Your donation positively impacts a child’s life. Not to mention, it makes you a part of something big. Start something now.

One-Time Gifts

The gift you make today will change a child's life for the better, forever.

Monthly Giving

Tribute Gifts

Make a gift in honor of or in memory of someone special.

It’s not just a donation. It’s an investment in a child’s future.

When you donate online to Big Brothers Big Sisters, you join our cause and directly support children in your community. No matter how little or big the amount, donating can start making a difference in the lives of young people around you.

Donating pays dividends.

Research shows that our mentoring works. Children with a Big Brother or Big Sister show real differences in their personal and academic lives. They are more confident in their schoolwork performance, they get along better with their families and they’re 52% less likely to skip school.1

Your support goes far.

Not only does your financial support help us provide programs and services in your local community, developing more college grads, community leaders and entrepreneurs, it help us make and sustain matches between Bigs and Littles. It instantly make you a part of our family.

Your financial support starts lots of things, like:
  • recruiting new Big Brother and Big Sister volunteers
  • covering the costs of background checks, while ensuring trained professionals match Littles to responsible Bigs
  • enabling ongoing supervision and relationship support for every Big, Little and Little’s family
  • providing cultural and social activities to enrich the opportunities for children 

Why Give to Big Brothers Big Sisters

By donating to our organization, you are joining our mission of positively affecting children in your community. Every day, we work tirelessly to change the perspectives of children and give them an opportunity to achieve great things. But without donations, we couldn’t offer our mentoring services.

Recognition for Accountability
Big Brothers Big Sisters has received accolades for accountability and efficiency from a number of independent organizations, such as Charity Navigator and the Better Business Bureau. Learn more about our recognition >

Financial Statements
The very idea of Big Brothers Big Sisters is based on transparency and honesty between people. It’s no different when it comes to our finances, which we make available to all who are interested. Learn more >


Become a part of the Big Brothers Big Sisters family today. Donate now>

For more information about donating, please contact Jan Glick, Chief Executive Officer, at jglick@bbbspgh.org or 412-204-1215.

 

1 Tierney, J.P., Grossman, J.B., and Resch, N.L. (1995) Making a Difference: An Impact Study of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Philadelphia: Public/Private Ventures

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