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Your generous gift, no matter what amount will help us to ensure that every child can grow up with love, hope, and opportunity


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Legacy Society

Planned gifts ensure the continuation of our landmark mentoring program. Planned giving is a great way to enhance your philanthropic goals while enabling you to address other financial and estate planning needs. A bequest or beneficiary designation will impact a child's life for generations to come.

More ways to give

The Joy Mahler Scholarship for Littles Fund

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast encourages Littles to graduate high school and pursue a post-secondary certification and/or education. In celebration of 50 years of mentoring children, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast Board of Directors began a scholarship program to honor their CEO Joy Mahler’s long term tenure. The Joy Mahler Scholarship Fund will provide financial scholarships for graduating Littles in the program pursuing certification and/or post-secondary education.

Scholarship for Littles

Jeanne Beth Mahler Minnear Scholarship Fund

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations be made to the Jeanne Beth Mahler Minnear Memorial Scholarship Fund. Your contribution will honor the memory of Jeanne Beth and support aspiring Littles in their pursuit of an education in the healthcare field.

Donations can be made by clicking on the link below or mailed to Big Brothers Big Sisters Foundation of the Sun Coast, 1000 S Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 34285. Thank you for your love and support during this difficult time.