We got a chance to interview one of the goalies from the Holy Cross Men’s Lacrosse Team, Nate Chung. Nate is captaining the John’s Brothers team supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/ Metrowest in the 2016 Rodman Ride for Kids. Nate has been working hard to inspire his team to ride and fundraise… Read More Rodman Spotlight: Nate Chung
When I first heard about the Big Brother Big Sister internship program from my school, I saw it as a great opportunity to advance in my field. At first I planned to work at Harrington Hospital in Webster but the opportunity fell through a few weeks prior my start date. I sat down with my… Read More My Experience at Big Brothers Big Sisters CM/MW
Notice how when children are bored, they doodle? Zentangling is a more artistic form of doodling that will relax you and your Little and also keep you occupied if you have nothing else to do. Zentangling and just making art in general are great ways to lose yourself and disconnect from a crazy day. Zentangling… Read More Zentangles- A Therapeutic Activity for Bigs and their Littles
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
A Guest Blog Post by Jeffrey Chin, CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest Volunteering is not easy, nor necessarily convenient. It often results from the interplay of some pretty compelling internal forces: the desire to serve others (sometimes through personal sacrifice of time and attention), and the desire to feel effective, useful,… Read More Are you READY?
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
Third Annual Big Brothers Big Sisters & WPI Men’s Basketball Golf Outing ~Saturday, October 1, 2011~ Photo Courtesy of Cyprian Keyes Agenda: Special events: Location: … Read More 2011 Golf Outing Details