Become a Big Today.

Become a Big Today.

Start changing a life. It will change yours too!

All children should have a chance to thrive. Some kids need someone to help them along that path. Turns out doing something important can be incredibly simple. With children across Massachusetts Bay waiting for a Big, there has never been a better time to volunteer as a mentor. It’ll be fun and rewarding. And our professionally trained staff will be there to support you every step of the way.

Why Become a Big?


Who Can Be a Big?

Wondering if you have what it takes to be a mentor? The answer is yes! In order to apply to be a big, you must be over the age of 18 and able to commit a few hours a couple times a month for at least one year. The team at BBBS are happy to answer any questions you may have about becoming a Big.

  • 1 Year commitment i Research shows any less time is detrimental to the child
  • 2 Times per month
  • 3 Hours per hangout
We have flexible options for all volunteers. Learn more about our other programs.
Our Programs
Our Processs
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Tell Us About You!
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Get Interviewed
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Get Matched
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Meet Your Little!
Learn about our applications, matching process and scheduled meet ups.
Our Process
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For you, it's an afternoon rock-climbing. For a Little, it's the opportunity to reach new heights. It doesn't have to be complicated. Just being there means everything.
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10 Things to Know Before Becoming a Big

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