Changing lives for the better, forever.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass helps children realize their potential and build their futures. We nurture children and strengthen communities. And we couldn't do any of it without you. 

Hundreds of children in Central Kentucky are waiting for a caring adult role model.

When children and teens have the influence of a caring adult, they are more likely to avoid risky behaviors and to focus on academics. Today's youth face a variety of challenges, and being matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister can help them navigate these challenges and reach their potential.

Learn how you can help make a difference.

At Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass, young males of color make up more than half of our waiting list, many of whom have been waiting for a Big Brother for more than two years. They come to us with the hopes of finding a mentor who will inspire them to reach beyond their adversity.

Learn more about our Brothers Reaching Back initiative.

 

What's new in the Bluegrass?

Are you ready to Golf "Fore" Kids' Sake?

Golf “Fore” Kids’ Sake 2018 will provide an opportunity for individuals and groups of golfers from local businesses and organizations to come out and enjoy a game of golf at the beautiful Griffin Gate Golf Club in support of our organization! This year’s event will be held on Friday, June 8, with a meal and other perks and fun activities provided for those in attendance. More details coming soon!

Click here to register and learn more about this year's sponsorship opportunities!

BIG things are happening in our community!

BBBS Launches Campaign to Recruit Men of Color

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass (BBBS) recently launched its Brothers Reaching Back campaign in an effort to recruit more men of color as volunteers and to better serve…

Meet Big Sister Donna and Little Sister Emma

When Jessica signed Emma up for Big Brothers Big Sisters, she hoped a mentor could…

Meet Big Sister Lydia and Little Sister Nia

Lydia and Nia’s relationship has lasted since 2008, when Lydia was first matched while a…

Meet Big Sister Courtney and Little Sister Kayla

Within our Ready to Be Matched waiting list, Kayla had become one of our most…

Meet Big Brother Kyle and Little Brother Keelan

Little Brother Keelan and Big Brother Lyle have been matched since February of 2013. This…

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