Make a Difference
Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children who need and want a mentor. Through the personal growth and guidance of a professionally supported, one-to-one relationship, children develop self-confidence and assurance. Adult mentors develop, grow, and have fun, too!
- 46 % less likely to begin using illegal drugs
- 27% less likely to begin using alcohol
- 52% less likely to skip school
- 56% more likely to receive higher grades
Big Brothers Big Sisters needs mentors for children aged 5-14. You can open the doors to a whole new world.
January is Mentoring Month! To celebrate, in 2010 we went to Montpelier to meet Governor Douglas.
For more information
Bennington BB/BS Program Coordinator
100 Ledge Hill Drive
P.O. Box 588
Bennington, VT 05201
Northshire Early Childhood Services Manager
5312 Main Street (Stephen Lundy Building)
P.O. Box 815
Manchester Center, VT 05255