Changing the way children grow up in Santa Cruz County


Big Brothers Big Sisters

Bowl For Kids Sake 2014

Bowl For Kids Sake 2014

January 21st, 2014

May 3rd & 4th, 2014

TEAM BOWLERS you can go directly to this LOG-IN to make your funding page and monitor your pledges:

2014 Bowl for Kids’ Sake Pledge Site

TEAM CAPTAINS please make sure you REGISTER all 5 bowling team members (including yourself) onto this form:


Bowl For Kids’ Sake is Big Brothers Big Sisters’ largest annual fundraising event. It is a fun way to raise money and make a difference in a child[...]

2013 Make A Match

2013 Make A Match

October 8th, 2013

Make A Match Campaign
For many children seeking a Big Brother or Big Sister here in Santa Cruz, their present circumstances are challenging. Nearly 90% are living with just one parent in the home, and 84% are living in poverty.
These children are at risk. Nationally, they comprise 90% of runaway and homeless youth; 71% of high school drop-outs; and 70% of imprisoned minors.

Donations of any amount are appreciated
Champion: $2000+ | Match Maker: $1000-1999Partner: $500-999 | Guardia[...]


Have you ever wondered how you could help the children in our community?  Do you have a few hours twice a month, time that could be spent with a child in need?

Big Brothers Big Sisters is looking for you!  We have over 70 kids waiting to be matched with a mentor like you.  The time spent with one child will enrich there lives, as well as your own.

Call today for more information or  click here “Volunteer” today to learn more about becoming an adult mentor.

The Community Foundation is a proud supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters.  The careful recruitment, selection, training and supervision of “Bigs” translates into a high quality program for county youth. We know that the engagement of caring adults is an important part of positive youth development. Thanks to BBBS for it’s efforts to grow great youth!”

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