It starts with a Little

Since 1904, Big Brothers Big Sisters has been changing children's lives by matching them with caring adults to guide them on a path to success.

Millions of children need a caring adult role model.

When children and teens have the influence of a caring adult, they are more likely to avoid risky behaviors and to focus on academics. Today's youth face a variety of challenges, and being matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister can help them navigate these challenges and reach their potential.


What's new from Big Brothers Big Sisters


Shenadoah County Pilot Program

Community Seeks to Bring Big Brothers Big Sisters to Shenandoah County [HARRISONBURG, VA, June 12, 2018] — A group of community leaders in Shenandoah County seeks to bring the professionally-guided…

Meet A Match: Logan & Gina

Big Sister Gina Baxter and Little Brother Logan were matched in September 2015 as one…

BBBSHR Board of Directors Update

  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Harrisonburg-Rockingham County welcomes Brandy Lindsey (Harrisonburg Radio Group) and…

Meet a Match: Big Brother Nathan & Little Brother Bryan

Big Brother Nathan Barge and Little Brother Bryan were matched in March 2017 in the…

A visit from Arthur Moats

On Saturday, March 31, past Big Brother, JMU football alum, and NFL player Arthur Moats…