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2014-04-08 16:21:46

Actress Heather Tom Will Emcee; Fred Willard, John McCook, Doug Davidson Set to Present Fashions From Kyle by Alene Too LOS ANGELES, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Guild of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) presents its annual Accessories for Success Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show featuring an informal fashion show from Kyle by Alene Too, Friday, April 11, 2014 at The Beverly Hills Hotel. Honorees include Sandra Stern, COO of Lionsgate Television; Lee...

2014-03-20 23:00:45

Progrexion joins Utah businesses in giving back during Love UT Give UT campaign and brings hope to many of Utah’s at-risk youth. (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 Today, Progrexion, committed a $15,000 gift to the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program as part of Utah’s Love UT Give UT state-wide program. Progrexion supports the nation’s largest credit repair firms. Progrexion’s desire is that every American be given the opportunity improve their financial lives. The company launched a community...

2014-03-19 08:27:16

BOSTON, March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FleishmanHillard announced today a yearlong commitment for its Boston office to provide pro bono communications strategy, public relations and social media services on behalf of Big Sister Association of Greater Boston. "We're proud to support Big Sister Association of Greater Boston -- a pillar in the Boston community for more than 60 years," said Danielle Wuschke, general manager of FleishmanHillard's Boston office. "Working collaboratively...

2014-02-13 23:29:11

Strategy implementation software company, Envisio, announces that Big Brothers Big Sisters is now using its business management solution. Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada joins many non-profits, as well as small to medium sized businesses, that have successfully implemented Envisio’s cloud-based program. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 Envisio is proud to announce that Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada will be implementing strategies and helping employees...

2014-01-04 23:22:06

An Auction Listing for the 14' Jimmy Lewis "Stiletto" Racing Sup Starts On eBay for One Dollar Today; All Proceeds to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Miami in a 10-day Auction Leading Up to the 4th Annual Orange Bowl Paddle Championship On Sunday, January 12 Miami, FL (PRWEB) January 03, 2014 Click here to see what the bid is up to: Stiletto eBay Listing Four years ago, Jimmy Lewis Paddleboard Distributor, Fuacata Sports and other local sponsors got together...

2013-12-04 16:24:16

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Little Big Shot, the competitive basketball shootout tournament will host fund raising events to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters in five U.S. cities in early 2014. The tournament, piloted in Dallas in 2011, will add Houston, Los Angeles, San Antonio, and Sacramento as event cities. The success of the initial event led founder, and current Little Big Shot Board CEO, Tom Slone, to approach Big Brothers Big Sisters leaders with the idea of...

2013-11-14 04:22:04

Screenings of the Documentary, Miss Representation to be offered to Big Brothers Big Sisters SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay is proud to announce a partnership with Jennifer Siebel Newsom and her organization, The Representation Project and Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. The announcement will be made during an event on November 15, 2013 at the Mill Valley Community Center at 180 Camino Alto in Mill Valley at 8:30 a.m. Both...

2013-10-21 16:23:38

Jodi Benson will Perform; Kevin Frazier set to Emcee LOS ANGELES, Oct. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Guild of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) will honor outstanding members of the Los Angeles community at its annual Rising Stars Gala on October 25, 2013, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. Awards recognize individuals who are inspiring and positive role models for young people. Roy P. Disney, Chairman, CEO and Founder, The Apogee Companies, will be honored with the...

2013-10-02 12:26:01

"Chicks Dig Bigs" Campaign Asks Women to Help Recruit Male Volunteers BOSTON, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (BBBSMB) found that nine in ten women (93%) are more likely to admire a guy who volunteers with kids. Knowing that women can have a huge influence on the men in their lives, BBBSMB is looking to women to help with its latest effort. The "Chicks Dig Bigs" campaign asks women to encourage a guy in their life to consider...

2013-10-01 23:37:01

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area launch the Adopt-A-Match Campaign Calgary, AB (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 With the launch of the Adopt-A-Match Campaign your investment of $1800 ensures the presence of a mentor in a young person’s life for one year and could result in $32,400 in social return on investment for your community. A recent Boston Consulting Group (BCG) study revealed that donors can expect an $18 dollar return for every $1 invested in Big Brothers Big Sisters...