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Congratulations to April’s Mentor of the Month, Raphael Mercuri!

The following is written by Raphael and Christian’s Program Coordinator, Kohl Martin. Raphael and Christian have been matched for about 5 months and it has been really great to watch this match progress. Raphael is very caring, connected, and engaging with Christian. Initially, Raphael was a bit nervous as most Bigs are but, he really […]

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Congratulations to March’s Mentor of the Month, Stephanie Rittmiller!

The following is written by Stephanie and Eliana’s Program Coordinator, Kohl Marrtin. May will mark 2 years since Big Sister Stephanie was matched with Little Sister Eliana and it has been a great experience for both of them. This match has really been a great experience to watch grow, change, and adapt. They have been […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters receives Cox Technology Grant

PRESS RELEASE Big Brothers Big Sisters receives Cox Technology Grant In honor of the launch of GIGABLAST in Tucson, and in an effort to continue the expansion of technology in Tucson, Cox will donate a $15k technology center to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tucson. The center will be located in the Big Brothers Big […]

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Congratulations to February’s Mentor of the Month, Lydia Reynolds!

The following is written by Lydia and Savahna’s Program Coordinator, Rebeca Bennett: This year will mark four years since Big Sister Lydia Reynolds was matched with her Little Sister, Savahna. Their match has been a source of stability, joy and inspiration for her Little Sister, seeing her through much of elementary school and other passages […]

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Meet Our Matches: Charlotte and Aasha

“Goofy” might be the best word to describe these two! Charlotte and Aasha have only been matched since January, but it seems like they’ve known each other forever. Charlotte’s professional experience working with children drew her to BBBST, while Aasha’s mother wanted to give her daughter an additional role model and adult friend to hang […]

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Meet our Matches: Big Couple, Ian and Jamie, and Little Brother Devon

The Big Brothers Big Sisters Couples program is great for Couples interested in volunteering together. Big Couple Ian and Jamie have been matched their Little Brother, Dev, for four years. Dev is a sophomore in high school now, and not so “little” anymore! The trio enjoy building models, creating a photo album, going to the […]

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What is #GivingTuesday?

As the holiday season quickly approaches, many people begin to slow down and think about what they are grateful for. For us, it is the unwavering support of the Tucson community that makes our program possible and ultimately changes the lives of hundreds of our children each year. In this spirit, Big Brothers Big Sisters […]

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