Volunteer Project

Interested in being a BIG? - Mentor a young person with Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Y

By becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister, you'll be a mentor who helps guide your Little towards his or her brightest potential. And it’s fun! Our Bigs consistently tell us that their mentoring experience through Big Brothers Big Sisters is the most enjoyable and fulfilling thing they’ve ever done. All it takes to make a life-changing impact is an ongoing commitment of seeing your Little regularly throughout the month. Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Y is dedicated to creating safe, enduring mentoring relationships that change the lives of children for the better, forever. And we need YOUR help: Over 1,000 children in Maryland are waiting for their Big. Let’s get started! Requirements: 1. Be at least 18yrs of age or older. 2. Have reliable transportation to and from the Y or match activity. 3. Live in or around the Baltimore area and be able to commit for at least one year. Screening: 1. All prospective BIGs must complete an in person interview. 2. Volunteers must agree to a background check. 3. Three references must be provided. 4. Complete an online training prior to being matched. *Additional volunteer policies will be shared at the in-person interview.

Big Brothers Big Sisters at the Y 3600 Clipper Mill Rd # 250 Baltimore, MD 21211

For questions regarding being a BIG, please contact Alexa Bensimhon at alexandrabensimhon@ymaryland.org

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Interview to be a BIG with the Y Jan 01, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017 478