BE A PART OF SOMETHING BIG.
Your donation positively impacts a child’s life. Not to mention, it makes YOU a part of something BIG.
Your gift is important. No public or government funds support this program. We rely on generous donors like you, corporate partnerships, grants and special events.
Committed, screened, vetted, and well-trained volunteers drive our work. We generally have 25-35 kids waiting to be matched and our rigorous screening process is designed to ensure our number one priority: their safety.
$2,028 PER YEAR SUPPORTS ONE BIG including recruitment, screening and background checks, training, and match support.
$460 PER YEAR SUPPORTS ONE LITTLE
$460 PER YEAR SUPPORTS ONE PARENT/GUARDIAN
$2,948 PER YEAR SUPPORTS ONE MATCH
Check out these great ways to give back to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Maine:
ANNUAL FUND CAMPAIGN
Join our cause! Yearly donations directly fund programs and services in Cumberland and York counties. No matter how little or big your contribution, you can make a difference.LEARN MORE
Help us do what we do best: transform children’s lives and empower them to achieve in the future. We work with you to develop a unique philanthropic program connecting your brand to BBBS.LEARN MORE
SPECIAL EVENT SPONSORSHIP
We host a variety of events throughout Cumberland and York counties to raise revenue and engage communities. Our generous event sponsors help make the matches that lead to life-changing results.LEARN MORE
Host or organize your own fundraiser for BBBS! Our community finds creative ways to contribute, like dinners at restaurants, concerts, Facebook events, donations for birthdays or weddings, and sponsored events like marathons, tournaments, and more.LEARN MORE
We work with philanthropic individuals to make larger charitable gifts than would be possible from ordinary income alone. Some planned gifts even provide life-long income to donors.LEARN MORE
MAKE A BIG IMPACT
There are so many ways to give! No matter how little or big the amount, your financial support can start making a difference in the lives of young people in our community.GET IN TOUCH
MENTORS MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF MAINE KIDS
|46%||less likely to experiment with drugs|
|52%||less likely to skip school|
|59%||more likely to get better grades|