Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee
To create and support one to one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee
Big Brothers Big Sisters began as an alternative to the juvenile justice system to reach the most marginalized youth. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee County remains committed to our guiding purpose: supporting our Littles to reach their biggest futures by providing dedicated adult mentors. Our mentoring model inspires youth equity and empowerment, and engages intentionally with mentors, mentees, and their families to help break the cycle of poverty, contribute to a healthier society, and help shape the leaders of tomorrow. Since 1944, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint and Genesee has operated under that belief that inherent in every child is incredible potential. We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community holding ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving: higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships; avoidance of risky behaviors and educational success. Our vision is that all youth achieve their full potential.