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Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children reach their potential through professionally supported one-to-one relationships with proven results.

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our impact on children

Bigs and Littles have fun together — and create memories that last a lifetime. We call it “Little moments … Big magic.” Research points to the powerful, positive, lasting impact Bigs have on children’s lives. Littles are:

  • 52% less likely to skip school
  • 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs
  • More likely to get along with their families and peers

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real life stories

Joe and AldoBig Brother Joe always encouraged his Little Brother Aldo to strive for academic excellence and to take school more seriously. Throughout high school, Joe stuck by his commitment to inspire and help his Little Brother navigate the challenges, and his efforts paid off handsomely. Today, Aldo is a successful college student.
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  • 2013 Big Brother and Big Sister of the Year
  • On January 24, 2013, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia announced the 2013 Big Brother and Big Sister of the Year awards at a reception at Nexsen Pruet law firm to celebrate National Mentoring Month. 
  • Smashburger
  • Smashburger is coming to Columbia, and they have selected Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Columbia as their charitable partner!   Smashburger will be donating $1 for every Smashburger and Smashchicken sandwich sold in December 2012 to BBBSGC, with a  minimum donation of $5,000.  Please see link above for official press release.   


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