Our mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.

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
 

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85% of former Littles surveyed agree their experience influenced them in overcoming adversity or problems with courage.

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Words of Wisdom

"I have learned that people will forget what you said; people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."

-Maya Angelou

Welcome!

 

Big Brothers Big Sisters is a donor and volunteer supported organization proven to help vulnerable children of single, low-income and/or incarcerated parents succeed through one-to-one relationships. Funding provides for targeted and careful volunteer recruiting, screening and matching, as well as ongoing support for volunteers, children, and families, ensuring child safety and sustaining successful long term relationships with positive outcomes.

Since opening for service in 1995, we have created more than 1,700 mentor relationships. In 2013, we served 350 children in San Luis Obispo County.

Our vision is that all children achieve success in life.

Our Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever!

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

Big Brothers Big Sisters is committed to transparency.  To view a copy of our most recent 990 or audited financial statements click on   

KSBY has partnered with Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obsipo County to run our ad.  Thank you KSBY!

Click on image to view Big Brothers Big Sisters' 2015 Annual Newsletter.

Click on image to view our Big Brothers Big Sisters' 2014 Annual Report.