2200 N Saginaw Rd Midland, MI 48640
989.631.5360

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region provides kids facing adversity in Midland, Saginaw, Bay and Isabella counties with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever!

For over 60 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region has been bringing smiles to the faces of children by matching them with adult volunteers in fun and rewarding mentoring relationships.

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local kids have a caring adult mentor.
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kids in the Great Lakes Bay Region still need a life-changing mentor.

OUR MISSION

To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

OUR VISION

To create positive change within our community through the power of one-to-one mentoring.

OUR IMPACT

Kids with a caring mentor are:

More likely to graduate with a four-year degree.

Less likely to begin using illegal drugs.

Less likely to skip school.

Less likely to hit someone.

Mentoring Programs

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Community Based

You’re matched with a child and participate in everyday activities together on average of two to three times per month. You help that child build confidence and skills. Mentors can be individuals, couples or families.

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Lunchbox Learners

Lunchbox Learners focuses on helping children in grades K – 3 improve their reading skills. You meet with a student once a week during the student’s lunch hour to read books, play word games and make reading fun!

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Teaming Up With YOUth

Local high school students team up with elementary students in their district in this weekly after school program. Teaming Up with YOUth strives to improve the academic, social, and relationship skills of children by matching them one-to-one with mentors.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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Bowl for Kids’ Sake

Our biggest annual fundraiser where your team raises money to help kids in our program, and you’re rewarded with an amazing bowling party!

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Bids for Kids

Our annual online auction where you bid on one-of-a-kind and unique events to raise money for kids in our programs

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Building Bright Futures Tour

Our newest event, giving you the keys to the BBBS office. You’ll get a behind the scenes tour of the impact BBBS makes on kids in our community everyday!

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