Mentor a Military Child at Camp Pendleton

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County

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Mary Fay BB/BS

Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County’s Operation Bigs is a one-to-one mentoring program for military children, which provides an extra layer of support to local military families.

Volunteers meet with their Little Brothers and Little Sisters for one hour one day a week (times and dates are the same every week) at the child's school. During that hour the volunteer and child play games, sports, and do other fun activities together, while building a friendship.

Operation Bigs serves four schools on Camp Pendleton, the need for caring, committed mentors to support the children of those who defend our country remains urgent. We are currently recruiting civilian, retired, & active military adult volunteers - come join them! It's a great way to make a difference in a child's life while having fun at the same time!

Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and able to commit to the program for one calendar year. For more information, contact the Operation Bigs Hotline at (858) 746-9173 or email at

View the Operation Bigs video on YouTube at:

Session Times:

Mondays: 3:00 pm -4:00 pm

Tuesdays: 3:40 pm-4:40 pm

Wednesdays: 1:10 pm - 2:10 pm or 2:35 pm - 3:35 pm or 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Thursdays: 3:40 pm - 4:40 pm

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County


4305 University Avenue, Suite 300, San Diego, CA 92105, US

Mission Statement

The Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County Mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better. The Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County Vision is for all children to achieve success in life.


For more than 100 years nationally and 50 locally, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers ("Bigs") and children ("Littles"), ages 7 through 18, in communities across the country. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

Children & Youth
Sports & Recreation
Veterans & Military Families


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1 Carnes RoadOceanside, CA 92058




  • People 55+


  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1 hour, 1 day a week, for a minimum of 1 year
  • In-person interview, references check

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