11-year-old thanks her ‘best friend’ from Big Brothers Big Sisters


The Tribune

January 18, 2017


Dear editor,

Please share my letter for National “Thank Your Mentor” Day on Jan. 19. I’m 11 years old, and my mentor’s name is Paula. I am so happy and grateful that she has come into my life. Having a Big Sister is something I have always dreamed of. We have gone on so many adventures: visiting animal shelters, taking walks on the beach with Gussy (Paula’s dog), bike rides at Avila and making cookies at her house. She is my best friend…