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Big Brothers Big Sisters is proud to continue the tradition of building the future of Mid-South’s youth helping them be the best they can be, one child at a time.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mid-South’s mission is…

Create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

 

Vision

That all children achieve success in life.

 

Accountability Statement

We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community and hold ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving:

Higher aspirations, greater confidence and better relationships
Avoidance of risky behaviors
Educational Success

 

One-to-One Relationships

As the largest one-to-one mentoring organizations in the Mid – South, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mid – South (BBBSMS) currently serves over 680 youth.

Professionally Supported

Our well-trained staff supports our city’s children and their families through friendships with caring adult that serve as volunteer mentors.

Serving the Mid-South

We assist children and families in Shelby County, TN, DeSoto County, MS and Crittenden County, AR.

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4 months ago

Thank you Teachers and Educators for all that you do. May 3rd - 7th is Teachers' Appreciation week.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

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4 months ago
Oprah Winfrey examines how old traumas affect people later in life and what can be done about it

Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry talked to "CBS This Morning" co-host Tony Dokoupil about their new book, "What Happened To You?" The book examines how old traumas affect people later in life and ... See more

Oprah Winfrey and Dr. Bruce Perry talk to "CBS This Morning" co-host Tony Dokoupil about their new book, "What Happened To You?" The book examines how old traumas affect people later in life and what ... See more

5 months ago

This is feedback received from a parent. It literally made my day! We have amazing Bigs, supported by super star program staff. All are doing phenomenal work to help kids realize their potential!

5 months ago

Arby's In-Store Spring Campaign

From April 5 – May 2, Arby’s will run the Make A Difference campaign in stores throughout the country. During this campaign you can donate $1 to make a difference ... See more