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


Meet a Match: Little Brother Erik & Big Brother Chad Layman

Little Brother Erik and Big Brother Chad Layman were matched in April 2009 when Erik was 8 years old. Erik’s mother wanted him to have a positive male role model…

Summer Family Picnic

On Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Harrisonburg-Rockingham County hosted a family…

Partner Spotlight: CarMax

We are grateful to CarMax for making a difference in our community through their partnership…

Shenadoah County Pilot Program

Community Seeks to Bring Big Brothers Big Sisters to Shenandoah County [HARRISONBURG, VA, June 12,…

Young Women’s Leadership Project End of Year Celebration

Last week, the Young Women’s Leadership Project (YWLP) celebrated the end of the semester with…