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BBBSCI CEO Recognized as 2014 Executive Journey Fellow
Darcey Palmer-Shultz, BBBSCI CEO, is honored as a 2014 Executive Journey Fellow. Please join us in congratulating her and the 26 other distinguished Indiana leaders in the field of youth development who have been nominated and selected to be the eleventh class of the Executive Journey Fellowship.
Starbucks Celebrates National Mentoring Month in a Big Way
In celebration of National Mentoring Month, Starbucks is partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies across Indiana, including Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana, for Big Appreciation Days in January!
Jack in the Box Toasty Jack Ornaments Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters Agencies
This holiday season, visit a central Indiana Jack in the Box® store and purchase a limited-edition Toasty Jack ornament for $1 plus tax, to display on your car or holiday tree. Proceeds will benefit local Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies. Jack in the Box and Big Brothers Big Sisters have partnered since 1998. This is the sixth annual Jack in the Box® holiday promotion benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters programs.
Big Brother & Little Brother Make Time for What's Important
Big Brother Eugene Hawkins applied to be a mentor after hearing about the number of children waiting for a Big in central Indiana. Despite a demanding job, commitments to other community organizations, and a family of his own, Eugene was determined to make time to serve as a positive role model to a young boy.
BBBSCI Hosts Series of Parties to Recognize Mentoring Relationships
In an effort to recognize Bigs and Littles in long-term mentoring relationships, BBBSCI is hosting a series of Match Anniversary Parities in 2012 and 2013. In September, the agency hosted its first celebration at Latitude 39 where over 50 matches, who have been together for 12 months or longer, enjoyed bowling, arcade games, and brunch.
Support BBBSCI Big and Little artists by attending the 7th Annual SMART Exhibition on Thursday, December 5. This celebration of BBBSCI artists and their accomplishments is a great opportunity to witness the impact of the SMART (Supportive Mentoring through ART) program.
Lawrence Sidbury Hosts "Bowling For A Big Cause" Fundraiser
On Tuesday, November 19, Lawrence Sidbury of the Indianapolis Colts and friends will host "Bowling For A Big Cause" sponsored by Welcomemat Services of Indianapolis. Proceeds from the event will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana. Sponsorship of each bowling lane includes food, drinks (non-alcoholic), six tickets to the event, and two hours of bowling.