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There are many ways you can support Big Brothers Big Sisters. Your donation positively impacts a child’s life. Not to mention, it makes you a part of something big. Start something now.

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84% of former Littles surveyed agree their experience influenced them in showing understanding to those less fortunate.


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Sponsor change in your community.

It’s an investment in the community, one child at a time.

No matter how little or big the amount, donating can start making a difference in the lives of young people around you.  Your financial support starts lots of things, like:

  • recruiting new Big Brother and Big Sister volunteers
  • covering the costs of background checks, while ensuring trained professionals match Littles to responsible Bigs
  • enabling ongoing supervision and relationship support for every Big, Little and Little’s family
  • providing cultural and social activities to enrich the opportunities for children



Ways that you can contribute


Donate Online: the fastest, easiest way to contribute to the Big Brothers Big Sisters mission and help a child.   Whether a one-time gift, a monthly gift, or a gift in honor/memory of a loved one, every dollar goes to the support of our community's children.  Donate online now. 

Company Matching:  If your employer matches donations, a simple form will double the value of your support.  Click here for a list of companies that will match employee contributions.

In-Kind Donations:  We rely on thousands of hours of time and talent, and a significant amount of goods and services each year to make every donated dollar count.  Contact Doug Hartjes, Vice President of Development 704.910.1301 x101 to find out how you can fit your skills and products into our wish list.

Cars for Kids Sake is one fun example of turning your available assets into mentoring.  Buying a new car?  Give the old car new life by donating it.

Fundraise:  Make a team, or contribute to one.  We have four fundraising events each year that making giving fun.  Visit the Events page to learn more.

Stocks & Securities:  Start helping kids profit. Many donors are now making gifts to us in the form of stocks, bonds and mutual funds. Learn more.

Planned Giving:   Start putting your trust in us—literally. Making us a part of your trust, bequest or endowment can start many years of giving.  Learn more. 

Partnerships:  As a philanthropic partner, there are so many ways to accomplish our philanthropic goals together.    Visit the Partners pagefor some ideas.  

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