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  • Will you join us?
  • As a Big, Joe Weber believes children benefit from positive relationships that foster their ability to succeed and thrive. Your financial support will make it possible for a new generation of Bigs like Joe to change the lives of children facing adversity in our community. Will you join us?

     

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  • Making a Difference
  • A special thank you to our Friends, Supporters and Foundations for their continued generosity. Giving from July 1, 2014 through September 30, 2014
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  • #GivingTuesday
  • You funded a match! Thank you to everyone who joined Big Brothers Big Sisters for the 2014 #GivingTuesday. Whether you #GaveTime, #GaveDollars or #GaveVoice, you made a BIG difference in the life of a child on Tuesday, December 2, 2014!
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  • 100 Men in a 100 Days
  • While Big Brothers Big Sisters accepts volunteers from all walks of life, there is a greater need for male mentors. Currently, 52% of the youth we serve in our program are boys and 39% of the volunteers are men.
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  • Golf Fore Kids' Sake- Collier County
  • A BIG thank you to everyone that joined us to Golf Fore Kids’ Sake at Grey Oaks Country Club on October, 10. They enjoyed a great day of golf, food, fun, and raffles to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast and raise funds for kids facing adversity in Collier County.
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  • Chefs Cooking For Kids- Englewood
  • A BIG thank you to our sponsors and the Englewood community for the success of our culinary extravaganza on Saturday, October 25. Guests enjoyed delicious culinary samplings, musical entertainment by Rick Krieger and Henry Monzello and a silent auction all benefitting mentoring programs for children in Englewood. Click the link below to check out pictures from the event and find out who the winning chefs were.
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  • Sneaker Ball for the Kids
  • Sold out! That’s what happens when you gather a fabulous committee for the 2nd Annual Sneaker Ball. Highlights of the evening included the zany, creative and colorful sneakers, guitarist Patrick Daut, Magician James Chartier and musical entertainment by DJ John Pomerantz. Big Thanks to our Chair, Linda Cautero and her fabulous committee! Click here to view the event photo album.
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  • Chefs Cooking For Kids- North Port
  • A BIG thanks to our sponsors and everyone who joined us on Saturday, September 20 at Heron Creek Golf & Country Club for a culinary extravaganza of leading local chefs and restaurants. Be sure to check our our event photo gallery.
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  • The 'BIG' Clay Shoot
  • A BIG thanks to our sponsors and the fantastic support we have received from the Venice community for our second annual 'BIG' Clay Shoot presented by The Herald Tribune. It was a great day of sporting clays, food and raffle at Sarasota Trap, Skeet & Clays all to raise funds for kids facing adversity on the Sun Coast.
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