Research has shown that mentoring and BBBS CM/MW have a positive outcome on youth. The numbers truly show that BBBS is changing lives. Here is some interesting research to prove it! A study done in 2012 by researcher Jean Grossman and her team is evidence that mentoring changes lives. Jean Grossman is on the faculty… Read More Mentors are Changing the Future
Recently I was able to attend a BBBS Field Day and spend some time with an 8 year old girl whose Big Sister was not able to attend the field day. I was nervous to meet her and I’m sure she was nervous as well. She was fairly quiet at first but as the day… Read More Field Day at Assumption College
The highlights of this program? Ice cream, bonding, and a peek into the corporate world. The TJX/Cameron Middle School Program is one of our most unique site-based programs as it is held at TJX Headquarters in Framingham rather than at a school. This partnership allows the Littles to really get a sense of who their… Read More Program Spotlight: TJX and Cameron Middle School
Two weeks ago, two BBBSCM Staff members went to the Massachusetts State House to attend Youth Mentoring Day on Thursday, January 21. In support of the efforts of Mass Mentoring Partnership and Mass Service Alliance to retain/expand the mentoring line item in the state budget, we met with representatives from our districts to let them… Read More State Reps visit Framingham Site
As of today, it is official: The “John’s Brothers” Holy Cross Lacrosse Team has hit their goal of $10,000!
(In fact they exceeded their goal by a whole 8 cents!)… Read More Congratulations, John’s Brothers!
This Saturday, the Little Brothers and Little Sisters of the Holy Cross Field Hockey Team, Holy Cross Cheering Team and Holy Cross Football Team were brought to campus to cheer on their Big Sisters and Big Brothers. See pictures on the BBBS Flickr site. To learn more about BBBS’ partnerships with Holy Cross athletic teams,… Read More Littles visit Holy Cross to watch their Bigs’ games