47 years of Mentoring in Franklin County and the North Quabbin Region of Western Massachusetts.
What if every child fulfills his or her potential? What if every child is set on the right path today? What if every child in America graduates high school and college, and gives back to his or her community? What will that start?
It would be the start of SOMETHING BIG.
Local Big Brothers Big Sisters Named One of Country’s Best
Greenfield Recorder May 17, 2015— About two years ago, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County faced a budget deficit again for the sixth year in a row.....This year, our agency was recognized as one of the best Big Brother Big Sisters agencies in the country by the Nationwide Leadership Council of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
BBBS of Franklin County named 2014 Gold Standard Award Winner by the Nationwide Leadership Council
The Nationwide Leadership Council (NLC) of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America is pleased to recognize Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies who have achieved success in 2014. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County, Inc is one of 10 winners of the Gold Standard Award. The award recognizes that the local agency is in the top 5% of BBBS agencies in the country who have not only met national criteria for providing high quality programs, but has also increased their revenue by at least 5 percent allowing for growth of children served in 2014.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County, Inc. joins other winners BBBS of Metropolitan Chicago, BBBS of Greater Kansas City, BBBS of Metro Milwaukee, Inc., BBBS of Tampa Bay, Inc., BBBS of the Bluegrass, Inc., BBBS of Greater Pittsburgh, Inc., BBBS of Santa Barbara County, BBBS of Southern Minnesota and BBBS of the Greater Miami Valley.
As a Gold Standard Award winner Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County has been invited to apply for both the Agency of the Year and Board of the Year awards at the national level. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Franklin County was recognized at the Big Brothers Big Sisters National Conference held on June 2 - 3, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.