Brittany Woods middle schoolers grew over summer. So did 24 chickens. Together they make for lively community and a new Sustainability class.
When Joshua and Jason first met, neither knew how long their match would go. Here’s a history of how they’ve come so far, and what’s coming.
Dwight became a solo dad of five girls after losing wife Susie. Thank you, Dwight, for making us your village and being a partner & advocate.
Verve & style meets heart in the Allens. Here’s a toast to the Cape Girardeau couple who’ve set tables (and bars) for service, care, giving.
Michelle and Alicia got matched on purpose…with purpose. Their story shows how sisterhood grows through intentionally responsive mentorship.
Tenured and new members of BBBSEMO Board of Directors keep focus on maintaining continuity, boosting diversity amidst double pandemic
New BBBSEMO Littles and Bigs are starting matches virtually. But remote isn’t forever… and it’s definitely not distant!
How do strangers become family? For Little Brother Christian + Bigs Colleen & Kashif, the key’s been laughter and love.
A lot of life happens in seven years. Here’s how BBBSEMO’s first-ever Alumni of the Year has met its challenges to see her best way beyond.
Amanda and Ronan signed up to volunteer as a Big Couple. Then they discovered an option including their kids. The rest is Big Family history.
Parent Antwonette enrolled her young son Bryant for a Big Brother. They welcomed a new kind of match… and ended up with a whole bunch more.
Little Brother Tyrelle and Big Brother Akeem’s relationship shows how honesty, consistency, and high expectation can create new stories
How a nationally-lauded innovation started in Cape Girardeau continues boosting student outcomes there — and beyond — today
Winning basketball coach Rehka Patterson mentors college athletes on SEMO courts and a Little Sister in the Cape community
Little Brother “grad” Sam Rees is an active Big Futures alum who’s got his sights set on dreams including others’ vision