Last week, eight of our matches had a blast getting creative with tie-dye (some even tie-dyed their socks!), enjoying pizza and having their pictures drawn by a caricaturist, all thanks to Big Sister Yvonne Perez. For the second year in a row, Yvonne graciously offered her home, time, and support to throw a tie-dye party… Read More Tie-Dye Fun!
Winter is finally over, spring is here and summer is just around the corner! Colleges and Universities have brought their academic years to a close and for our nearly 700 matches in our Worcester Area College Mentor Program, which recently celebrated its 15th anniversary!, this signifies the end of our mentoring program year. Some matches… Read More Worcester Area College Mentor Program: Field Days
Clark University Brothers and Sisters (CUBS) with Bigs from Clark and Littles from Woodland Academy and Goddard School of Science and Technology took an adventure all the way to Boston last Saturday to visit the Boston Children’s Museum. The Bigs and Littles had a great time exploring the museum, seeing all of the fun and educational… Read More CUBS Visit the Boston Children’s Museum!
Keep your calendars open on March 29 because Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central MA/MW will be hosting an exciting fundraiser at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts-The Big Show! Ben Bailey, comedian and host of the television show “Cash Cab,” will perform along with acts from local area colleges including The Clark Bars, The… Read More THE BIG SHOW: March 29th, 2015
We gave 12 of our Littles canvases, paint, and a brief explanation of the history and meaning of Black History Month. What was the result? 12 pieces of amazing artwork representing each of their diverse and unique interpretations of what it means to celebrate Black history. Throughout February, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central MA/MW… Read More BBBSCMMW and EMC Corporation Celebrate Black History Month
This January, it was our mission here at BBBS of CM/MW to participate in National Mentoring Month as fully as possible by raising awareness of our agency. We had an exciting and fulfilling month! In the beginning of January, we kicked off a new social media campaign to illustrate how far just a little support… Read More Successful National Mentoring Month Concludes
January 1st didn’t just mark the start of a new year, but it marked the beginning of National Mentoring Month, a campaign which celebrates mentoring and the positive effect it can have on young lives. National Mentoring Month has three goals: To raise awareness of mentoring in its various forms, to recruit individuals to mentor,… Read More January is National Mentoring Month!
Through fun, entertainment, food and a little holiday cheer, about 175 Bigs, Littles, Staff, Board Members and Volunteers celebrated the holiday season Saturday, December 13th at our Annual Holiday Party at Westborough High School. We started the party off right by having our Community Littles shop with their Bigs to find items for their loved… Read More 2014 Annual Holiday Party
Throughout the month of July our social media followers have been posting their favorite pet photos on our pages for our Pet Photo Frenzy and the winners have finally been determined! Congratulations to Amber Haskett on winning the dog basket and Brooklyn Palermo on winning the cat basket! Head to our Facebook page to check… Read More Pet Photo Frenzy Winners!
Throughout the month of July we want your favorite photos of you and your pets! At the end of the month we will have a drawing for all who participate in which we will give away 2 gift baskets (1 to a dog owner, 1 to a cat owner) each worth nearly $100 to be… Read More Pet Photo Frenzy!