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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Children & Youth

Mission: Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

Results: BBBSMMC's 2010 Outcomes Report shows the big picture of the impact to all of the Littles. The results show that Littles in our programs: At School 57% had better grades in school 89% improved or remained in the same in school 95% of children matched believe they will graduate high school 93% of children matched believe that they will go onto and graduate from college Confidence 89% had better self-confidence 71% expressed feelings more effectively 53% showed improvement in making decisions Caring 82% improved in trusting their Big 57% felt improvement in peer relations 71% felt confident in their social acceptance 53% improved in behavior and relationships in the home Competence 72% had a better attitude toward school 57% were more competent in their preparedness and participation in school 98% were competent in avoiding risky behaviors like tobacco, drugs and alcohol use

Target demographics: At-risk youth in Monmouth and Middlesex Counties between 6-14 years old.

Geographic areas served: Monmouth and Middlesex Counties

Programs: Community Programs School & Site Based Programs Find out more about these programs at: www.bbbsmmc.org

Community Stories

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Volunteer

Rating: 5

I have taken part as a committee member for Big Brothers and Big Sisters Fund-raising Events. The other volunteers that I have worked with along with the staff are very passionate about making a difference in the lives of children!