Government Partners

Federal government support and funding enables local agencies to make a significant impact in their communities and helps maintain strong standards nationally.

We have been awarded competitive grants from the following Federal agencies to reinforce our work on behalf of America’s at-risk children.

U.S. Department of Education

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services

State of Tennessee Department of Corrections

Corporation for National and Community Service

Shelby County Commissioners

If you are interested in partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters on public policy initiatives, please contact Susan George, Executive Director, at or Danyell Toler at, 901.323.5440