Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region depends on support and donations to help recruit volunteers and reach more children. Your support also helps us run background checks on volunteers to ensure child safety.
Donations also help Big Brothers Big Sisters provide ongoing match support for children, their families and volunteers to build the strongest, longest lasting relationships possible. We also evaluate and track results, allowing us to enhance our programs and ensure the greatest impact.
Big Brothers Big Sisters is a Better Business Bureau accredited charity. Big Brothers Big Sisters receives the highest overall rating (4 stars) for financial efficiency from CharityNavigator.org. This rating puts us in the top 1% of all charities in America in terms of fiscal responsibility and effective use of donations.
Financial donations provide direct and immediate support, usually in the form of cash (via credit card, check, or electronic transfer) or publicly traded securities. Show your support and donate today!
If you’d prefer to donate by mail, please send your check or money order to:
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region
2200 N. Saginaw Rd.
Midland, MI 48640
Other Ways To Help
There are a variety ways to support Big Brothers Big Sisters beyond mentoring or contributing funds. Check out the following opportunities to help Big Brothers Big Sisters make connections, complete projects and forward our cause of creating life-changing mentoring relationships!
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Kroger Community Rewards
Have a Kroger Plus Card? Sign up for Kroger Community Rewards today! A percentage of your purchase will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region every time that you shop at Kroger. It’s that easy!
Select Michigan, and search for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region – Organization #82655.
Some individuals or groups choose to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Great Lakes Bay Region with event tickets. We offer these tickets to our Bigs to use with their Little for a special outing. Event tickets help our Bigs in provide new experiences to Littles. Examples include professional sporting games (Great Lakes Loons, Saginaw Spirit, Red Wings, Pistons, etc.), theater performances, concerts and community events.
If you’re interested in donating any tickets please call our office at 989.631.530, or email us at email@example.com. All ticket donations are tax deductible.
We occasionally receive item donations for our organization as well. While we greatly appreciate the generosity of these donations, we sometimes don’t have the space to accommodate all donated items.
If you’re interested in donating items, please call our Midland Headquarters at 989.631.5360, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Adopt a Family for the Holidays
Do you love the idea of changing children’s lives for the better, forever? This year the need in the Great Lakes Bay Region had grown. Many of our families could use some assistance to be able to provide a meal and some “holiday cheer” for their kids. If you would like to help out, please contact Angel Moore at email@example.com or 989.631.5360.
The Big Brothers Big Sisters offices in Saginaw, Midland, Bay City and Mt Pleasant often times need maintenance assistance. If your business or group has any special construction or maintenance skills, and you’re interested in donating your time or resources, please contact Holly Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 989.631.5360.