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May 12, 2015, 13:48 ET

Bright Realty Golf Classic Celebrates Record Year!

 Annually rated as one of the Top 10 Charity Golf Events in the DFW Metroplex by the Dallas Business Journal, the Bright Realty Golf Classic...

Apr 29, 2015, 09:40 ET

Nerium International™ Put On Their Bowling Shoes to Support Big Brothers Big Sisters

Renee Olson, Chief Leadership Officer for Nerium International™, and her "Little Sister", 11 year old Ryan, bowled over the crowd this...

Apr 23, 2015, 17:47 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces Big Taste of Fort Worth Winners 2015

 Big Brothers Big Sisters held the 36th Annual Barrett Havran Memorial Big Taste of Fort Worth this past weekend, where the top restaurants and...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:07 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Greater Los Angeles Presents Accessories For Success Spring Luncheon & Fashion Show Honoring Nicole Lorey And Kate Nichols

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) presents its annual Accessories for Success Spring Luncheon & Fashion Show,...

Mar 24, 2015, 13:07 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Greater Los Angeles Hosts Their Big Launch Grand Opening Celebration Of New Offices At Goodwill Community Enrichment Center

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles  (Big Brothers Big Sisters) celebrates the grand opening of its new offices at the...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:40 ET

May 14th Gala Celebrates Mentors, Partners

 Wendy Purvey, chief marketing officer for Sotheby's International Realty LLC, cites passion and authenticity as elemental to professional and...

Jan 12, 2015, 15:54 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Celebrates Local Heroes & National Mentoring Month

Big Brothers Big Sisters marks National Mentoring Month by celebrating "Bigs" of the Year.  This year, everyday folks became heroes to at-risk...

Dec 09, 2014, 09:01 ET

New Jersey Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces Name Change

 Big Brothers Big Sisters has been a positive force in the lives of children in New Jersey, aged 6-17, since 1967. Previously known as Big...

Nov 24, 2014, 15:09 ET

Korbel to Host a Champagne Brunch for Big Brothers Big Sisters International on December 7th

 Big Brothers Big Sisters International will host an International Champagne Brunch as a holiday fundraiser.  Attendees can tantalize...

Nov 17, 2014, 07:39 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Joins Forces with The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies to Inspire Audiences to "Start Something Epic"

To celebrate the highly anticipated release of "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," the final film in Peter Jackson's epic "The Hobbit"...

Oct 30, 2014, 07:05 ET
Amber Olson Rourke and Renee Olson, of Nerium International, present Pam Iorio, President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, with a check for $1,000,000.

Nerium International™ Raises $1,000,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Today, Nerium International™, a leader in age-defying skincare products, met its goal of raising $1,000,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters...

Oct 29, 2014, 12:08 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces New Member to Executive Team

Big Brothers Big Sisters Lone Star announced today that Keith Rhodes has joined their staff as Executive Vice President of Development. "We are...

Oct 24, 2014, 12:42 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Calling All --- Big Black Tie Ball Needs Attendees Nov. 1st

Big Brothers Big Sisters is hosting its Annual Big Black Tie Ball on Saturday, November 1st at the Omni Dallas Hotel located at 555 South Lamar...

Oct 15, 2014, 13:07 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Greater Los Angeles To Honor William H. Ahmanson, Jennifer Salke And The Hollywood Reporter At 2014 Big Bash

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) will honor outstanding members of the Los Angeles community at its annual Big Bash on...

Oct 15, 2014, 09:04 ET
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay's new "Add a Little" campaign features real Big-Little matches doing some of their favorite activities to show the big impact the small moments can have. Take the first step to becoming a Big Brother at AddaLittle.org. Photo credit: Faith Ninivaggi

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Survey Finds Men Want to Leave a Positive Legacy on Others' Lives

 According to a new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay survey, nearly two-thirds (65%) of men would rather be able to look back and...

Sep 22, 2014, 16:18 ET

CKO Boxing For Big Brothers Big Sisters Mentors

 On September 20th at the Pequeno Mexico Event Center in Fort Worth, Texas, Jesse Rodriguez's Calvary Knock Out (CKO) hosted a nine-match...

Sep 18, 2014, 09:23 ET

The National Society of Hispanic MBAs & Big Brothers Big Sisters Join Forces For A Common Goal

 This week at the campus of Southern Methodist University, the DFW Chapter of The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) hosted its 2014...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:33 ET

Launch! Real-Life Ad Campaign Seeks A Few (Hundred) Good Men

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area is launching a captivating ad campaign to find several hundred young men who want to help change...

Sep 10, 2014, 11:00 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hopping For World Record

The Columbia northwest chapter of Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) today announced a world record setting event scheduled for Saturday, September...

Jul 22, 2014, 09:00 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Welcomes Two New Board Members

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) is pleased to announce the election of two new members to its Board of Directors: Raju...