the mission

Our mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

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Become an ally to a child in your community. Defend their potential.

Getting your child a Big Brother or Big Sister
is giving your child the gift of mentorship.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee County

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee County

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint & Genesee County is a non-profit youth empowering organization.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee County
We want to extend a huge THANK YOU to the Flint Crepe Company for your generous donation! Every dollar donated goes directly toward supporting our one-to-one peer mentorships that ignite the power and promise of youth. Because of generous supporters like you, we are able to serve over 500 Genesee County youth every year. Thank you Flint Crepe Co!Big Brothers Big Sisters wants to encourage you to support local businesses that give back to their community. Click the link to learn more about the Flint Crepe Co and make sure to stop in the next time you are in downtown Flint and get one of their amazing Crepes and a great cup of coffee! ☕ Link: Home - Flint Crepe Company - Local Organic Vegan Gluten Free ... See MoreSee Less
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Make sure you Keep-In-Touch with those who are struggling with their mental health.It is important to be consistent and regular when helping someone who is struggling. Ask them how they are doing, and try to make regular plans. Even sending a quick text to check in can make a huge difference!For more information on how to support someone who is struggling with their mental health, click the link: Acknowledge, Support, Keep-in-Touch (mentalhealthishealth.us) ... See MoreSee Less
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If you are wondering how to support a friend who is struggling with mental illness, all you have to do is A.S.K.The first step to supporting someone in need is to validate their feelings, make them feel comfortable and heard. Ask them what they need, what you can do to help. Let them take the lead in telling you what they need in that moment. Remember to ask plenty of questions.For more tips on how to be a supportive friend to someone in need, click on the link: Acknowledge, Support, Keep-in-Touch (mentalhealthishealth.us) ... See MoreSee Less
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If someone you care about is struggling with their mental health and you want to help, all you have to do is A.S.K.Acknowledge them, create a safe and supportive space for them to talk. It is important to make them feel heard and let them know that you are here for them. Actively listen, give them your full attention, and validate their feelings. To learn more about how to support those struggling with their mental health, visit: Acknowledge, Support, Keep-in-Touch (mentalhealthishealth.us) ... See MoreSee Less
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Today as we recognize mental health action day, we want to encourage you to TAKE ACTION and support those who are struggling with their mental health. All you have to do is A.S.K., Acknowledge, Support, Keep-in-touch.Being a Big is more than just mentorship, it is about being there for Genesee County youth who need a friend, to encourage them to realize their full potential. Today we encourage you to make a difference, to TAKE ACTION. Become a big today, ASK, and make a difference. To become a Big, give us a call at (810)235-0617, or click the link: 👉Be a Big - Big Brother Big Sister (bbbsflint.org)For more information on the ask campaign, click the link: 👉 ask: Acknowledge, Support, Keep-in-Touch (mentalhealthishealth.us) ... See MoreSee Less
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our sponsors

49th Annual Golf Fore Kids' Sake Event

Sponsorship opportunities are available for our Golf Fore Kids’ Sake event on June 21, 2024, at the Atlas Valley Golf Club! There will be golf games offered along with a silent auction and drawing for The BIG Raffle.* The event will host an AM flight with a 9:00am shotgun start, Registration begins at 8:00am.

The BIG Raffle drawing will take place June 21st at Atlas Valley Golf Club. Raffle Prizes: 1st place cash prize of $1,000, 2nd place $500 Home Depot Gift Card, 3rd prize $250 Visa gift card. Tickets for The BIG Raffle are available for purchase. To purchase raffle tickets, contact our office at 810-235-0617.