Archive for the ‘Voice of a Parent’ Category

Kids in Queue: Meet Karen!

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jbbbs
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May 24th, 2016

Meet Karen. She’s one of over 50 Little Brothers and Sisters awaiting a match at JBBBS.  (You read right. Fifty!)Are you her future Big Sister? Do you know somebody who’d make a great fit for Karen? To learn more, or apply to volunteer, click here. We’re actively recruiting new Big Brothers and Sisters for waiting children 

Kids in Queue: Meet Chloe!

Posted by
jbbbs
on
December 8th, 2015

When making matches, our Programs team takes into account the personalities, interests, geography and availability of the children and volunteers on our roster. This is why it’s so important that we see not only big numbers of prospective volunteers but also a robust pipeline of those who are extroverted, introverted, into crafting or sports or

In Our Community: The Parent Perspective.

Posted by
jbbbs
on
August 1st, 2014
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At JBBBS, we understand that meeting the needs of the participants we serve often extends to supporting the whole family, understanding the nuances of relationships with parents, grandparents, siblings and friends who have been impacted, in their own right, by their loved one’s participation in our programs. In this special, two-part, “In Our Community,” we