Could your child use a Big Brother or Sister?
It all starts with the right friend. And Big Brothers Big Sisters is the place to start a relationship with one. For over 100 years, due in large part to private donations, we’ve been able to recruit, screen, match and support mentoring relationships that have changed the lives of hundreds of thousands of young people across the country — one child at a time.
A study for Big Brothers Big Sisters found that children matched with a Big Brother or Sister:
Safety from the start
Ready to enroll your child?
For more information about enrolling a child, please call 503.943-5767.
1Tierney, J.P., Grossman, J.B., and Resch, N.L. (1995) Making a Difference: An Impact Study of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Philadelphia: Public/Private Ventures
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Big Brothers Big Sisters Columbia Northwest enrolls children between the ages for 6-16 who reside in Multnomah, Washington, Clackamas and Clark Counties
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