Bring the kids to you!
Thanks to our College Partners, we’ve teamed up with colleges and universities across Massachusetts Bay to bring children who live in some of our harder-to-reach areas, and who may need Bigs the most, to college campuses. This innovative program is transformational to many Littles.
Littles are transported twice per month on Saturday to a college where they meet with their Big both one-on-one and in group activities. The kids also get to experience life on a college campus.
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John likes to push me so that I can keep going. He’s funny, he likes a lot of stuff. Someday I want to go to Boston College, I want to do what John does. He takes a lot of reading classes, and a sculpture class, and he does filming and other things."
Clint has a very powerful influence on my personal, academic, and sporting life and each time we are together Clint pushes me out of my comfort zone, whether it’s taking me surfing- although I prefer a sport on land- or it’s him taking the time to go over SAT test taking skills on a Friday night, although I would want to play video games like a…"
One thing that I think we did that really made me happy as a match was a lot of artsy things, he’s taught me how to play around with clay, he’s shown me a lot of arts that he’s done and he taught me that I should be able to do that, that I have a choice to follow that or I can pick different things."