Susan Kocher, a Big Sister in Polk County, was recently spotlighted in The Tryon Daily Bulletin for being named BBBSWNC’s Big Sister of the Year. Read what Susan has done for her Little Sister, Malia.
WLOS-TV featured Dave Gildersleeve, the Big Brother of the Year for WNC, as its Person of the Week. In this story, Dave and his Little Brother Ryan talk about how their relationship has changed them. Thank you, WLOS and reporter…
“Endless possibilities are available to young people who have mentors.” So writes Katie Dirrig Feb. 1 in The Hendersonville Times-News. BBBS can also help Bigs reduce stress, notes Dirrig, a member of BBBS Henderson’s Advisory Council.
Thank you, Cherokee Scout and Samantha Sinclair, for this local story about how a Little Sister became a Big Sister, and the value of mentoring.
Artis Stevens, Big Brothers Big Sisters incoming CEO, was on Good Morning America recently talking about how BBBS has changed to meet the needs of its Littles during the pandemic. Watch his four-minute interview here.