Since 1957, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass has provided professionally supported mentoring relationships to countless children and their adult mentors.
Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
That all children achieve success in life. With that said the following are proven outcomes.
- 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs
- 27% less likely to begin using alcohol
- 52% less likely to skip school
- 37% less likely to skip a class
- 33% less likely to hit someone
The highest priority of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to ensure safety and well-being among the children we serve. On an everyday basis, we strive to achieve the highest quality possible in not only matching a child to a caring volunteer Big, but also in providing professional support services to our children, parents and volunteers.