Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia a Group of Angels
Recently Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia (S.C.) received laudable recognition from South Carolina Secretary of State, Mark Hammond, who named the organization among the “Angels” on the state’s annual “Scrooges and Angels” list for nonprofits for 2013.
CEO from Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern Pennsylvania on Tone and Tenor Radio Show
Marcus Allen, the CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters Southeastern Pennsylvania, was recently an invited guest on the radio show Tone and Tenor to discuss Big Brothers Big Sisters from a national perspective.
Newly Elected Mayor of Charlotte Owes Success to Mentor
During the election for mayor of Charlotte, NC, Patrick Cannon spoke of his identity, campaigning on his personal story, to show his deep connection to the city of Charlotte. Cannon’s story lends credence to the belief that people from all backgrounds can rise to high levels in society; even mayor.
A True Veterans Day Story
Following a series of meetings at the Big Brothers Big Sisters national office in Dallas, Carlos Lejnieks, president and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson & Union Counties, was headed back to Newark, N.J. this Veterans Day weekend. Carlos and his fellow passengers were travelling in unique company.
Comcast, Big Brothers Big Sisters Help Connect More than 1 million Low-Income Americans to the Internet
On Tuesday, Comcast’s Executive Vice President David L. Cohen announced that, in a little more than two years, the technology company has connected more than 1 million low-income Americans to broadband Internet at home through its Internet Essentials program.
Big Brothers Big Sisters Hits One Out of the Park for PBS American Graduate
“Not a dry eye in the house” is how PBS staffers described the Big Brothers Big Sisters segment on Saturday, Sept. 28 during the American Graduate Telethon.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Selects Glu as Agency of Record
As reported in the New York Times, The Glu Agency (http://www.gluagency.com), headed by former Little Brother Derek Jackson, will become Ad Agency of Record for Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
Katie Couric Surprises Big Brothers Big Sisters Celebrity Ambassador Eve
Eve's recent appearance on the Katie Couric Show was full of surprises for the Grammy Award winning entertainer. After promoting her new movie, "Bounty Killer," she was congratulated by her former co-star of "Barbershop" and newly appointed host of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire," Cedric The Entertainer.
Big Brothers Big Sisters' Diverse Leadership Featured in The Chronicle of Philanthropy
Since Charles Pierson took the helm as chief executive of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America a year ago, he has expanded the organization’s management team from six people to 12 and sought to ensure the new leaders add to the diversity of the senior ranks.