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


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 their JMU student leaders. Throughout the semester, students from Dr. Jen Almjeld’s Writing, Rhetoric, and…

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…

Meet a Match: Big Brother Bob and Little Brother Wyatt

Big Brother Bob Scott and Little Brother Wyatt were matched in October 2015 in the…