Are you READY?

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?

A Match with Two Role Models, an Essay by Bethanne Bartscherer

I decided to join Big Brothers Big Sisters for the simple reason that I grew up as an only child who always wanted a sibling. As I started volunteering once a week for Big Brothers Big Sisters at a site called Girl’s Inc.*, Brianna (my Little Sister) and I studied fractions and nail painting, computer games… Read More A Match with Two Role Models, an Essay by Bethanne Bartscherer

Celebrating National Volunteer Week!

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest celebrates its amazing volunteers year round, but this week it’s giving a little extra love to the hundreds of community, site-based, and corporate volunteers that change the lives of children all across Massachusetts for the better. Without its volunteers, BBBS of CM/MW would not be able to provide mentoring programs… Read More Celebrating National Volunteer Week!

“BBBSCM can offer a consistent and positive presence in these children’s lives,” Says Avidia Bank CFO Margaret Sullivan

When Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest (BBBS of CM/MW) was contacted in the Fall of 2013 by Avidia Bank, the agency was immediately excited about the opportunity to partner with them. Avidia Bank, a well-established, mutual community bank with offices all over Central  Massachusetts and Metrowest, wanted to get involved but wasn’t quite… Read More “BBBSCM can offer a consistent and positive presence in these children’s lives,” Says Avidia Bank CFO Margaret Sullivan

“Soaring Through my First Weeks”, a blog post by Katie Roy, Interview Match Specialist

I am in my second week of employment with Big Brothers Big Sisters. I was hired as an interview match specialist and am very happy to be here. Direct service is new to me, something I have been mutually apprehensive and excited about. My first week and a half have been great. The staff has… Read More “Soaring Through my First Weeks”, a blog post by Katie Roy, Interview Match Specialist