Big Brothers Big Sisters needs YOU!
Big Brothers Big Sisters receives 100% of our funding
from private donations. Support from individuals like you
is the only way we can provide mentors for children in your
community. And we know they need them. It isn't easy being
a kid these days. Children need a caring adult to be a
mentor and a friend- someone they can talk to, have fun
with, and learn from.
Research shows that our mentoring works. Kids with a Big
Brother or Big Sister show real differences in their
personal and academic lives.
- More confident in their schoolwork performance
- Able to get along better with their families
- 52% less likely to skip school
Your donation will be used to:
- Help recruit new Big Brother and Big Sister
- Cover the costs of background checks and insurance,
while ensuring trained professionals match children to
caring and responsible Bigs
- Offer one-on-one, ongoing supervision and support for
- Provide cultural and social activities to enrich the
opportunities for children
Your donation goes to your community. When you make a
gift to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Desert, you
directly support children in the Coachella Valley.
No matter how much you give, your contribution will
improve the lives of young people in your community. Your
donation will help them meet the challenges of growing up
into happy, confident young adults.