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Alumni Little Sister, Alex, on then and now (and THE place to be June 10)!

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jbbbs
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June 5th, 2015

I remember the first time I met my Big Sister, Beth. At the time, I didn’t understand the significance of having a mentor to take me skiing, pottery painting, pumpkin-picking – it was just “fun!” Looking back, I recall my mother struggling through her first few years in the States, learning English and applying for banking positions while

One Little-turned-Big Sis on what YOU should be doing this June 10.

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June 2nd, 2015

By: Erin D., former Little Sister and current Big Sister in JBBBS’ Children’s Program Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters has been such a blessing in my life. As a Little Sister, I was matched with a kind and supportive mentor and friend. Now as a Big, I am fortunate enough to be matched with an extraordinary Little

Alumni Little Brothers, Sisters attend college on JBBBS scholarships.

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May 27th, 2015

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters’ college scholarship program helps defray the not-inconsequential cost to attend college for former Little Brothers and Sisters. Including Mel.* Mel is serious and organized. “The amount of times I’ve rewritten my four-year plan is slightly absurd,” she laughs. “I am currently deciding between Law and Society, Leadership Studies and Counter