Changing the way children grow up in Santa Cruz County

Match of the Year

An annual Big Brothers Big Sisters of Santa Cruz County Award


Celebrating a match that has experienced significant growth andexceptionally shows the impact a mentoring friendship can have.

Recognizing this match at the annual Holiday Party in December.

Honoring the match with a uniquely designed gift provided by businesses and individualsin the community that would like to recognize the Match of the Year.

Michelle & Claire

Match of the Year 2014

Marie Cubillas, Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director, remarks: “It is our honor and privilege to recognize the significance of Michelle and Claire as the Fifth Annual Big Brothers Big Sistersʼ Match of the Year. All of our volunteers and families invest so much that it was difficult to select one match in particular. However, Michelle’s and Claire’s relationship over the years has been marked by consistency and significant growth. We celebrate them and the other mentors in our program.”

Click here to read the article in the Santa Cruz Sentinel.

To find out more about how you or your business can help us celebrate the Match of the Year,
contact Marie Cubillas at