Why Become a Big?

We’re always looking for people eager to positively impact a child and improve their community at the same time. You have a BIG opportunity to not only impact a child’s life today, but to transform their potential for tomorrow. For a few hours, a couple times a month, you can give a Little the invaluable gift of your friendship. By simply changing their perspective of what the world can offer, you can literally start changing their lives. To learn more about some of our current Bigs and their impact, be sure to check out our BIG story for the month.

Defending Potential.

Igniting Potential.

Empowering Potential.


Being a Big Brother or Big Sister is one of the most enjoyable things you’ll ever do. Not to mention, one of the most fulfilling. You have the opportunity to help shape a child’s future for the better by empowering them 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. Play sports together. Read books. Explore the city. Or just give some advice and inspiration. Whatever it is you enjoy, odds are you’ll enjoy them even more with your Little—and you’ll be making a life-changing impact.

So join the hundreds of thousands of volunteers that give a young person someone to look up to. And learn why so many are now saying, “I get back so much more than I give.” If you're ready to become a Big simply click the button below and start your journey in changing the life of a child in your community.