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Big Promoters

Become a "Big" Promoter  Who were your Heroes Growing Up? Who did you admire when you were in grade school? In junior high? In high school? Why? Who did you want to be like you grew up? What did you want to do when you grew up? Why? Who made the most impact on your [...]

By |2019-08-09T20:47:06+00:00August 8th, 2019|News|

GSK Summer Camp

The theme for the 2019 GSK Science in the Summer Camp is the Science of Me!  From the building blocks of life to organ systems, youth will develop a deeper understanding of the human body.  During the camp sessions, a licensed teacher/instructor and an assistant instructor teach curriculum; they will spend time exploring human biology [...]

By |2019-07-09T17:02:39+00:00July 8th, 2019|News|

Science Festival

The STEM & Sports Olympiad is a one-day event that focuses on mental and physical challenges that engage the mind and the body. The Olympiad contests aim to foster an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math while at the same time use a variety of exercises and sports to improve student's attention and focus as they compete with [...]

By |2019-04-02T17:09:50+00:00April 1st, 2019|News|

Let’s Start Coding

We have partnered with Code Ladder to provide free coding classes to a limited number of our STEM scholars.  Students will gain a more in-depth understanding of computer science concepts, collaborate with other students to solve complex problems, and at the end of this course, students can create interactive stories and games they can share [...]

By |2019-03-05T18:41:17+00:00March 4th, 2019|News|

Happy Hour Bowling

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle Bowl for Kids’ Sake Happy Hour This team building exercise for a good cause is a fun way to get employees involved in something that makes a difference in the lives of others. No fundraising required. Your company pays a flat donation, pick when you want to come [...]

By |2019-01-10T16:54:03+00:00January 9th, 2019|News|

Yoga & Mindfulness Practice

Interested in introducing your Little to healthy self care practices? Want to help your Little improve their concentration skills? Want to get active? Then join us for free yoga instructions! Yoga has many benefits such as building flexibility, strength and endurance. It also provides a safe space for youth & adults to relax and reconnect [...]

By |2018-09-13T15:03:38+00:00September 6th, 2018|News|

Brenda Boyd Scholarship Fund

Dear Parents/Guardians of BBBST Program Participants: In honor of an avid supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Triangle, a very special scholarship fund was created specifically for Littles pursuing higher education. The Brenda Boyd Big Brothers Big Sisters Scholarship is designed to help Little’s who are graduating or have graduated, within the last [...]

By |2018-04-30T14:51:58+00:00April 30th, 2018|News|