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#BIGgift

This Giving Season your gift makes a big difference in a child's life.

BIG Supporters

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown and country music star Brad Paisley know the power of mentoring and why every Little deserves a Big.

Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh Steelers

“We all need someone in our life who believes in us and inspires us to work harder and give more of ourselves. Lots of superstar football players have lived their entire lives in the spotlight. From the time they were in peewee leagues, everyone knew they would be in the NFL. I wasn’t that guy. I was chosen in the 6th round of the NFL draft. I have worked hard to get where I am, but I wouldn’t be here if people in my life hadn’t believed in me every step of the way. That’s why I support Big Brothers Big Sisters. Because everybody needs somebody to believe in them. As a Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Champion, I’m doing my part to make sure every kid has an adult to guide them. When you donate to Big Brothers Big Sisters this year, I’ll match your gift. Give what you can, and I’ll be there to match your gift. Together, we’ll meet our goals.”

Brad Paisley, Country Music Star

“My life was enriched by the kindness and support of a caring adult who gave me the gift of time. Big Brothers Big Sisters creates these opportunities for kids everywhere.” 

BIG Impact

Our mission is to match children (Littles) with strong, positive adult  role models (Bigs) and change their lives for the better, forever.

A positive, caring adult can make a BIG difference.


After a year with a community-based Big Brother or Big Sister

Your BIG Gift

Thousands of Littles are still waiting for something BIG. Become a Big and be a child’s best gift ever.

Tra and Wes

Big Brother Wes and Little Brother Tra have bonded together over the five years they have been matched. Read more

Denitra and Doris

Big Sister Doris and Little Sister Denitra have been matched for over 10 years. Read more

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