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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...

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...

May 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
On May 22, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay will pay tribute to fallen firefighter Michael Kennedy of Boston Ladder 15, a Big Brother of seven years. For more information about the annual Big of the Year Gala, visit http://www.bbbsmb.org. (PRNewsFoto/Big Brothers Big Sisters of M...)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Honors Fallen Firefighter and Boston's Former Mayor for Making Boston a Better Place

On May 22, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) will honor two of Boston's biggest heroes. This year's annual Big of the Year...

Oct 31, 2013, 10:00 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Massachusetts Bay To Partner With LPL Financial In Unique Workplace Mentoring Program

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay announced its partnership with LPL Financial LLC, the nation's largest independent broker-dealer, an...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:38 ET
Edwin, right, hangs out with Big Brother, Brendan, on the set of a video shoot for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay's new "Chicks Dig Bigs" campaign, which asks women to help find Big Brothers for the 800 boys in Massachusetts Bay who are currently waiting for a mentor. Encourage someone you know to become a Big Brother at bbbsmb.org/ChicksDigBigs.  (PRNewsFoto/Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Survey Finds Nine in Ten Women are More Likely to Admire a Guy Who Volunteers with Kids

 A new survey from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) found that nine in ten women (93%) are more likely to admire a guy...

Jun 27, 2013, 09:00 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters Of Massachusetts Bay Partners With Boston-Based Tech Companies To Launch New Technology Club Program For Local Youth

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay has just announced the launch of its new Technology Club aimed at providing kids from the...

May 08, 2013, 11:17 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Hosts "Bigs of the Year" Gala Keynoted by Red Sox Fan Favorite Jason Varitek With Other Former Boston Sports Stars In Attendance

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) will host its annual "Bigs of the Year" Gala at the Hynes Convention Center Thursday,...

Apr 08, 2013, 13:51 ET
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) puts the call out for 100 Men in 100 Days, urging males in the Greater Boston community to become a Big Brother. Visit www.bbbsmb.org for more information.  (PRNewsFoto/Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay)

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Looking For 100 Men in 100 Days

 Today, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) issued a call for 100 Men in 100 Days, urging males in the Greater Boston...

Jan 17, 2013, 15:49 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Urges Greater Boston Community to Volunteer on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) urges the Greater Boston community to start 2013 off right by participating in Martin...

Jan 09, 2013, 09:48 ET

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Presents: Big Night 2013

 The City of Boston might be frosty outside but on Saturday, February 9, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay will bring the heat back...