|Big Brothers Big Sisters is the oldest, largest and most effective youth mentoring organization in the United States.
We have been the leader in one-to-one youth service for more than a century, developing positive relationships that have a direct and lasting impact on the lives of young people. Big Brothers Big Sisters mentors children, ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country - including yours.
The Big Brothers Big Sisters Mission is to help children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with mentors that have a measurable impact on youth.
Our Mentoring Programs Work
National research has shown that positive relationships between youth and their Big Brothers and Big Sisters mentors have a direct and measurable impact on children's lives. By participating in our youth mentoring programs, Little Brothers and Sisters are:
Tierney, J.P., Grossman, J.B., and Resch, N.L. (1995) Making a Difference: An Impact Study of Big Brothers Big Sisters. Philadelphia: Public/Private Ventures
52% less likely to skip school
Be Part of Something Really BIG!
A career with Big Brothers Big Sisters is an opportunity to merge your talents and personal values with your desire to make a difference. Joining the nation’s premier youth mentoring organization is a commitment to America’s future as well as a great career opportunity.
Our sterling reputation is one to be proud of. Our success is a result of committed and inspired employees, working together to serve children and make a lasting impact on America’s youth, schools, and community.
Opportunities for growth in our diverse organization
We are growing fast and need talented and passionate candidates to support strong nationwide growth.
Big Brothers Big Sisters seeks a variety of professionals in areas including Executive Leadership, Fund Development, Program Management, Marketing and Communications, and Information Technology. We are committed to a diverse workforce with representation from every walk of life. We recognize how our organization is greatly enhanced when we unite people of diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.
Don’t go to work just for a job…
Big Brothers Big Sisters are looking for volunteers and employees…you could be a part of our team. We offer diverse work opportunities for all majors and levels of education. We hire at for work at our national headquarters in Philadelphia and each of many local agencies near you.
Find Jobs and search for a local agency at www.bbbs.org
Updated July 2008