Becoming a Big
a personal Guide to Becoming a Big
You have the opportunity to help shape a child’s future for the better by empowering him or her to achieve. And the best part is, it’s actually a lot of fun. You and your Little can share the kinds of activities you already like to do. Ready to get involved? Click the link below & enter your ZIP code on our national website. You'll be taken to a page with our agency information and an application! We're excited to start you on the road to be a Big!
1. ENROLLMENT REQUIREMENTs
Minimum 18 years old
Live, work, or go to school in Delaware County for at least 3 months
Have a vehicle, valid driver's license, auto insurance
Commit to a minimum of 12 months in the program
Commit to seeing your Little every other week
Would you like to get involved? The first step is simple.
Enter your ZIP code here.
Enter your contact information and click submit
Click "additional information" at the bottom of the page to complete application
Coordinator will set date & time to interview
Bring driver's license & proof of auto insurance
Recommendation on acceptance or denial as a volunteer
Staff will respond to your inquiry and send the available dates to complete volunteer training
When volunteer and parent approve a match, you will have your initial match meeting with your Little
You will contact the family and coordinate meetings with your Little to do fun activities in the community!
6. BEYOND THE MATCH
Be in contact with match support coordinator
Every 30 days for matches under one year
Every 90 days for matches over one year