Archive for July, 2016

My Little Story: Our friendship inspired me.

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July 22nd, 2016

We call it “My Little Story,” but there’s nothing “little” about it. Friendship is big – and it’s a big deal. Plus, for many of our matches, it’s long-lasting.  Take Deirdre and Cookie, for example.  In this edition of “My Little Story,” alumni Friend 2 Friend volunteer, Deirdre, dishes about her match to Cookie.  ***

My (OUR!) Little Story: Fifteen years later.

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July 18th, 2016

Big Sister, Elysha Rice and her “Little,” Julie, were matched for five years – nearly 15 years ago! In the time since, Elysha moved out of state and started a family. Julie graduated and forged ahead with her career. But when Elysha returned to Boston for vacation this summer, the two made time for lunch

My Little Story: Time hop!

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July 6th, 2016

“My Little Story” is a series featuring the anecdotes, photos, videos and other forms of creative expression by and about JBBBS supporters: Big and Little Brother and Sisters, Friends, donors, staff, board and others who believe it takes a village – and mentoring-friendship is an important part of it. JBBBS enjoys one of the highest average