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  • Honoring Mayor Menino
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    President & CEO Wendy Foster and Chairman of the Board Jeff Leerink remember Thomas M. Menino in this touching tribute letter.


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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay Survey Finds Men Want to Leave a Positive Legacy on Others’ Lives
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    According to a new Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay survey, nearly two-thirds (65%) of men would rather be able to look back and say they’ve positively impacted the lives of others over getting a big promotion at work (4%) or having fun with their friends on weekends (17%).


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  • BBBSMB Names Rich Greif Vice President of Marketing, Communications and Community Relations
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    Rich Greif, veteran Big Brother and long-time mentor will lead the organization’s marketing strategy.


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  • Jennifer Penton of Boston's Finest Donates NHL Signed Bruins Jersey in Michael Kennedy's Honor
  • Boston's Finest, Boston Strong, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay, Jennifer Penton, Michael Kennedy, Boston Fire Department


    After meeting Firefighter Michael Kennedy just weeks before his heroic death fighting a fire in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, Boston Police Officer Jennifer Penton of Boston’s Finest on TNT knew she wanted to give back to Kennedy in any way she could.


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  • More than 200 shoes from New Balance and Planet Shoes provided to children in the BBBSMB program
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    More than 200 children from the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay were provided with shoes from New Balance and Planet Shoes, two local footwear companies at the organization’s 5th annual family picnic in Jamaica Plain.


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  • BBBSMB Welcomes Two New Board Members
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    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) is pleased to announce the election of two new members to its Board of Directors: Raju Kucherlapati, Ph.D. and Bob Sullivan.


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  • BBBSMB Honors Fallen Firefighter and Boston's Former Mayor for Making Boston a Better Place
  • Michael Kennedy, Boston Fire Department, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay


    This year's annual Big of the Year Gala will pay tribute to fallen firefighter Michael Kennedy of Boston Ladder 15, a Big Brother of seven years. Michael was a friend to 14-year-old Alex, taking him to sporting events and amusement parks and spending time together just hanging out. More importantly, he was a role model and mentor who changed Alex's life forever.


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  • BBBSMB Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating From Charity Navigator

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    Charity Navigator, America's largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities, has awarded Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay the prestigious 4-star rating.


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