Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central California Overview
Target demographics: Children and youth who are low-income, live in non-traditional families and/or have an incarcerated parent.
Direct beneficiaries per year: 367 (2009)
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Volunteer at a fundraising event or program activity, help with general office work or
Geographic areas served: Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera and Tulare Counties
We exist to increase levels of academic achievement, strengthen family structures and improve positive youth development.
As children, they do better in school, have a higher self-confidence and are less likely to get involved with risky behaviors such as drugs and alcohol.