Match: Little Sister LaShawn and Big Sister Kelly Sholz
Match Date: July 11, 2013
High School: Shortridge International Baccalaureate High School
Little Sister LaShawn and Big Sister Kelly Scholz have been matched together for 7 years. LaShawn, a 21st Century Scholar through the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, is currently still considering her plans for the future. LaShawn and Kelly will miss being a part of the Big Brothers Big Sisters program!
Mentoring Relationship Specialist, Leah Edge, shared that even through Big Sister Kelly’s move to North Carolina, Kelly and LaShawn were able to stay matched and keep in touch long distance. Leah shared that Little Sister LaShawn is really thriving and doing great in school and has big plans for college life. LaShawn has really benefited by having a Big Sister to talk to about some of her dreams with and to provide guidance. Every time Kelly came back to Indianapolis, she made a huge effort to see LaShawn. Good luck with everything, LaShawn!