Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Elevates Two Senior Executives to its Leadership Team – Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (BBBSA), the preeminent one-to-one youth mentoring organization in the United States, has announced two senior leaders on its executive team, naming Julie Novak as Chief Youth Protection Officer and Tawanna Myers as Chief People & Culture Officer. For 18 years, Novak has successfully led youth protection, child safety and trauma-informed...

Big Brothers Big Sisters on Path to Transform Mentorship in America with $122.6 Million Donation from MacKenzie Scott – Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

Today we announced our aim to transform mentorship in communities across the country ignited by an unprecedented gift of $122.6 million – read full release below.  You can join us in our mission to ensure every young person has access to a powerful mentoring experience by becoming a Big, making a personal gift, or joining our movement! ...

100 Black Men Celebration honors a ‘New Era’ of Excellence

The dozens of people inside the ballroom at the Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel got quiet when Keefe Gordon began telling his story. A senior mentee with 100 Black Men of South Atlanta, Inc., Gordon has been in the program since he was an eight-grader and is an example of what can happen when mentors come into the lives of...

HARRY’S GRANTS TEAM: CHANGING MINDS $5M TO LAUNCH YOUTH-FOCUSED INITIATIVE – Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

HARRY’S GRANTS TEAM: CHANGING MINDS $5M TO LAUNCH YOUTH-FOCUSED INITIATIVE New program trains and mentors youth athletic coaches and video game enthusiasts to reach youth with life saving mental health support NEW YORK, NEW YORK (APRIL 2022) — Today, Harry’s announced the winner of its Open Minds Initiative: a search...