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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley
425 North Prairie Ave. Suite B
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-5437
FAX: 309-836-8665
Office Hours:8:30 am- 5:00pm, Monday through Friday
Eligibility:Children between the ages of 6 - 15 in need of a caring friend and mentor.
Area Served:McDonough County
Services Provided:Provides carefully screened, adult mentors (or “Bigs”) to children and youth in need of an additional positive adult influence in their lives. Each one to one mentoring relationship receives ongoing support from BBBS casework staff to ensure development of a healthy, reciprocal bond.
Comments:Currently offering two programs to serve children and youth. In the Community-Based program, Bigs spend an average of 10 hours per month with their matched “Littles”, participating in mutually enjoyable activities at home and in the community. In the School-Based program, Bigs visit their Littles in school for a minimum of 1 hour per week to assist with homework, play games or just talk.
Last updated: 2009-03-12

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