The Golf Fore Kids’ Sake Challenge

The time for change is now and Board Member Joe Holston is defending the potential of youth! During these unprecedented times, we are continuing to serve and support our Bigs, Littles and families. We are matching new Bigs and Littles virtually, coordinating virtual match activities and providing resources, guidance, and support. 

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had to cancel or delay our 2020 annual fundraisers but we continue to meet the need for critical youth mentoring services. As a long-time supporter of our organization, Joe recognizes the importance of keeping kids connected to communities and mentors during the social distancing and isolation caused by the pandemic. He was inspired to take up a 100-Hole Golf Challenge to raise funds for kids’ sake.

On Wednesday, September 2, Joe will attempt to golf 100-holes in a single day at Manada Golf Club in Grantville. His goal is to raise $20,000. CLICK HERE to make a donation today.

Joe is issuing a challenge! This October, take up Joe’s challenge; the 36-Hole Golf Challenge Fundraiser and join others in raising $60,000 to support youth mentoring. Want to challenge a friend? LET US KNOW! Questions? Email events@capbigs.org.


Middle and High School Students are invited to attend. REGISTER HERE

Agency Response to COVID-19:

This information will be updated regularly.

VISIT OUR NEW COVID-19 RESPONSE & RESOURCE WEBPAGE!

First and foremost, we are a resource for you.

Bigs, Littles & families: If you, at any point, are experiencing issues due to the coronavirus impact and need support or guidance on next steps, or want to make sure you’re doing the right thing, please CONTACT US.

We are always open to a conversation, and if we can’t help, we will put you in contact with someone who can.

(717) 236-0199 – info@capbigs.org

Schedule Changes

As we monitor the impact of COVID-19 in our community, our top priority is the health and safety of all our matches, families, volunteers, community partners and staff.

Currently:

  • BBBSCR staff are working remotely.
  • BBBSCR offices are closed to visitors but staff is available to answer questions via phone and email.
  • Please contact your Match Coach with any questions. (717) 236-0199

Match Update


COVID-19 Ongoing Monitoring

BBBS is actively monitoring communication from the CDC and PA Dept. of Health regarding COVID-19. We take the health and safety of all our matches, families, volunteers and community partners very seriously and welcome your questions or calls regarding our event activities or the status of COVID-19 in our community. As we continue to monitor the situation, we will evaluate our upcoming events and match activities. We will post updates on our website and on our Facebook account. If you have any questions, please email info@capbigs.org or call (717) 236-0199.


NEWS HIGHLIGHT:

BBBSCR is a Finalist for the CPBJ Nonprofit Innovation Awards! CLICK HERE to see all of the finalists.


Welcome to Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region

Our mission: Create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.
Our vision: All youth achieve their full potential.
By partnering with parents/guardians, volunteers and others in the community we are accountable for each child in our program achieving higher aspirations, greater confidence, educational success, and better relationships while avoiding risk-taking behaviors.


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Dauphin County Match Meeting Log

Dauphin County Matches ONLY: Please fill out the Match Meeting Log for EACH match activity you enjoy with your Little to meet funding requirements for Dauphin County. We appreciate your time as a Big and your partnership with us here at BBBSCR !