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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Santa Cruz County

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General Agency Information
Name: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Santa Cruz County
Address: 1500 41st Avenue, Suite 250
Capitola,  CA  95010
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-464-8691
Fax: 831-464-8693
Days/Hours of Operation: By Appointment
Description: Since 1982, Big Brothers Big Sisters have been changing the way children grow up in Santa Cruz County. By exposing children to new opportunities, volunteer mentors show that options exist, no matter how difficult the child's situation or life experience is currently. Big Brothers Big Sisters' services have been proven effective.
Mission: To provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Volunteer Info: For One-to-One Mentoring, Minimum Age: 18. 1 year commitment, must have access to a vehicle.
Volunteer for a few hours, two to four times a month, hanging out with a child/youth that just needs a friend. Play ball, garden, have a bonfire, barbecue, go to the beach, whatever will be fun for you both. You will help your Little Brother or Little Sister grow through some of the most impressionable years of their life.
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Call for Information
Public Transportation: Available Within One Block
Eligibility: See Description Notes
Fees: None
Areas Served: Santa Cruz County
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Adolescents
At Risk Youth
Companionship Volunteer Opportunities
Fundraising Assistance
Fundraising Volunteer Opportunities
Mentoring Programs
Mentoring Services Volunteer Opportunities
Private Nonprofits
Volunteer Opportunities
This agency was last updated on August 8, 2018.