Join us for Empower Potential Awards

October 21, 2022
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We’re Hiring!

October 14, 2022
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Bears & Cubs Program Update

October 12, 2022

Our Bears & Cubs matches are reconnecting! Bears & Cubs is a site-based program that connects youth with a Bowdoin College student mentor to share activities and friendships on the College campus!

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Read About our Bigs Shortage and How You Can Help

January 24, 2022

Volunteer shortage leaves kids waiting for mentors in Bath and Brunswick Two dozen local children are waiting to be matched with adult mentors, partly because of a pandemic-driven shortage of volunteers, according to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Brunswick/Bath. Volunteer Shortage Leaves Kids Waiting for Mentors in Bath and Brunswick– The Forecaster Addysen Malkoch, 9, […]

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LL Bean Provides Winter Gear

December 17, 2021

Snow is in the forecast! We are excited to now have winter gear – sleds, snow shoes, and adjustable youth ice skates – available for Bigs and Littles to borrow for winter outings! Big thanks to LL Bean for supporting our matches with a grant to purchase these items, and to our Program Director Aurora’s […]

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The 2021 Big and Little of the Year

November 5, 2021

Sue and Pheonix will be honored at BBBS’ Empower Potential Award Celebration.

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Literature for Littles

April 5, 2021

Thanks to funding from the Stephen and Tabitha King Foundation and Alfred M. Senter Fund, BBBS was able to purchase and deliver 133 books for 28 Bigs and 43 Littles from Mockingbird Bookshop in Bath! The goals of this project are to offer matches a different type of match activity and connecting point during Covid-19, […]

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Distanced Mentorship

April 22, 2020

By Hannah LaClaire, The Times Record – April 19 BRUNSWICK — When the coronavirus pandemic forced Katie Sellers to stop meeting with her “little brother,” Fenton, for their weekly tennis matches, trips to the pool or games at the bowling alley, she wasn’t sure what their time together would look like. Katie Sellers and her […]

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Bath Food Resources

April 18, 2020

Midcoast Community Alliance is providing a great listing of local Food Resources for Youth in Bath. Thanks to all who are working tirelessly to ensure no one is hungry! Click here for more info. 

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Comcast Offering 60 days of free Internet to Kids

April 18, 2020

Big Brothers Big Sisters’ long time national partner, Comcast NBCUniversal, is offering 60 days of free internet through Internet Essentials during the COVID-19 outbreak to qualified students and parents. For youth at home unable to access the internet, this increases educational resources where access is strained. Click here for more info. 

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