Each of our partnerships work in conjunction to accomplish BBBSCI’s ultimate vision – that all children achieve success in life. We’re proud to partner with companies and organizations across the community to defend, ignite, and empower the potential of more children in Central Indiana. If your company is interested in partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters to make a long-term impact on kids in our community, please contact Whitney Smith, Director of Corporate Partnerships & Marketing, at wsmith@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3705.


Indianapolis Power & Light, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana’s second largest corporate sponsor, has made key programming and special opportunities possible for thousands of Littles for the past 15 years. As the presenting sponsor of Big Futures, BBBSCI’s career and college readiness program, IPL leads the way in supporting career and college readiness programming for high school Littles, ensuring that they are ready to take the next step after graduation. IPL supports several other important BBBSCI initiatives, including match activities that encourage Confidence as a part of the Little Impacts program and The Main Event, BBBSCI’s largest annual fundraiser. IPL is also committed to volunteer engagement and three IPL employees serve as Bigs, including Chad Rogers, who also serves on the BBBSCI Board of Directors. Thank you to Indianapolis Power & Light for their unwavering support of our mission and empowering Littles to achieve their full potential!

corporate recruitment partners

BBBSCI is grateful to the following companies who have five or more employees serving as Bigs. Thank you for standing with us to empower the potential of more than 1,200 children in Central Indiana this year. If you would like to get your company involved in our recruitment efforts, please contact Eric Cervantes, Manager, Volunteer Outreach and Engagement, at ecervantes@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3720.

Ascension / St. Vincent
Butler University
Community Health Network
Crowe Horwath
Cummins Inc.
Dauby, O’Connor & Zaleski, LLC
Eli Lilly & Company
Ernst & Young
Indianapolis Public Schools
IU Health
IU School of Medicine
Metropolitan School District of Washington Township
NextGear Capital
Republic Airways
Roche Diagnostics
Rolls Royce Corporation
Salesforce Marketing Cloud
State of Indiana
University of Indianapolis

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Indiana Print Partner


"Supporting match activities allows donors to experience the joy of building relationships and leveraging what mentoring is all about." - David Lindsey, CEO & Founder of DEFENDERS

"Match Mentors continuously introduced Henry and myself to new experiences that we shared together, and with other Bigs and Littles. We made new friends and every event focused on the importance of giving back to your community, as well as, living a morally sound and well-rounded life." - Michael Cranfill, matched with Little Brother Henry from 2010 - 2019

Thank you to David and the Lindsey family for their generous sponsorship of the "Match Mentors" program! If you or your company are interested in providing a similar experience for matches, please contact Whitney Smith at wsmith@bbbsci.org or 317-472-3705.