School-Based Youth Mentoring
Be a positive role model...
Bigs & Littles promotes the healthy development of disadvantaged youth ages 9-12 by matching them one to-one with positive adult role models who guide them in developing social-emotional skills necessary to succeed in school and life.
You have what it takes to be a Big...
if you would enjoy:
• Supporting and encouraging a child
• Developing a one-to-one relationship with a child
• Helping a child develop new skills
• Having fun!
if you are:
• Responsible, reliable and committed
• Open-minded and caring
• A good listener
Volunteer to be a mentor to a 4th, 5th, or 6th grade student and join other Bigs in a group setting with Littles at their school where they can develop supportive friendships and interact in fun games and activities that build healthy communication and leadership skills.
You don't have to change YOUR life
to change THEIRS...
90 minutes a week makes a Big difference.
We do the planning so you and your Little can enjoy your time spent together
Who are Littles?
Littles need you to be their role model, their caring friend...their Big.
Recruiting now for the upcoming school year..
Weekly meetings September through May
Choose from two Cincinnat Public Schools:
Academy of World Languages (AWL)
Tuesdays 2:30-4:00 pm
Located in Evanston (45207)
When you help a Little, you help a lot...
Research confirms that formal youth mentoring programs can promote:
Be a caring role model and help a child reach his or her potential
Requirements to be a Big: