Friday, February 24, 2012

Happy 85th Birthday, Big Brothers Big Sisters!

For 85 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has been helping change the lives of kids in Texas by giving them the opportunity to reach their fullest potential. Today, Friday, February 24th, the organization celebrates eight and a half decades of volunteers, donors, and advocates just like YOU!

It all started on that date in 1927, when the growing number of boys passing through the Juvenile Court System in Dallas County inspired the humble beginnings of what is now the nation's largest Big Brothers Big Sisters agency. Through the vision of few, hundreds of thousands of Texan lives were changed for the better, forever through the power of one-to-one youth mentoring.

Today, more than ever, BBBS needs volunteers to start something big. What if every child fulfilled their potential? Think how amazing that would be. Now, you can start more Littles on the path to big things.

Click here to learn more about volunteering as a Big Brother or Big Sister.

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