We want to see EVERY young adult reach their full potential
All young people dream of a bright future, filled with opportunities and possibilities.
Big Brothers Big Sisters has always operated under the belief that inherent in every person is incredible potential just waiting to be unlocked. That's where you come in.
OUR IMPACT IN THE LAST YEAR
Young people impacted in 2021-2022
Of students graduated or were promoted grade levels
Expanded their goals and options for future plans
Counties in Florida were served
2024 BIG SISTER OF FLORIDA
Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Florida recently announced the 2024 Big Brother and Big Sister of the Year. Amanda was selected from a group of over 5,000 Bigs who mentor youth across the state.Read the full story here ›
IN THE NEWS
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast
is proud to announce it is the winner of the
2022 Gold Standard and Quality Award.
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In The News
elected Board Chair
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast’s Board of Directors recently elected Michael Nachef, as Chair for a 2-year term beginning July 1. During his tenure, Michael served on the Executive Committee as well as Chair of the Governance Committee. Other officers include Past Chair, Randall Woods, Treasurer, Susan Flynn, and Secretary, Anthony Baldo.Read More ›
When You Put
“Bigs” With “Littles”
Good Things Happen!
Listen Now! ›
Bob Williams, the Host of Sarasota Stories asks insightful questions of Joy for his podcast.
It is with a great deal of enthusiasm
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to announce Amanda Hall, (Ft. Myers)
and Jon Groetzinger, (Englewood)
have been selected as the
2023 Big Brother & Big Sister of the Year.
WHY BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS?
Anything is possible with YOU in their corner
Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Sun Coast is on a mission to help youth thrive by providing transformational, one-to-one relationships with caring adult mentors.
LET'S INSPIRE, EMPOWER AND IGNITE TOGETHER
How We Do It
Our initiatives serve over 1,500 young people
With the implementation of our initiatives, we nurture youth and strengthen communities. And we couldn't do any of it without you.
See for yourself
Ignite and empower potential
“You are one of the best things that has ever happened to me. I don’t know where I would be without you and I don’t want to think about where I’d be without you.”
Amanda, Little Sister