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Samantha K.

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Review for Big Brothers Big Sisters of America, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

Big Brothers Big Sisters is the leading nonprofit in the mentoring field. They offer quality, professional support to their matches and have proven results. The staff believes in what they do and their passion translates into a great experience for volunteers, children, and their families.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

As a member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters team both as a professional and a volunteer, I've seen firsthand the changes brought about in children facing adversity. I've watched kids who have grown up too fast have the opportunity to enjoy their childhood. Kids who never believed they had a chance in life for something big are pursuing college degrees and leadership positions simply because someone believed in them and invested a little time in their future.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would encourage more people to volunteer! By meeting with a child only two times a month, a volunteer can change a child's future.

Role:  Professional with expertise in this field & I've served as both a volunteer with this organization and a program specialist. .