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1698 Central Avenue, Albany NYTroy, NY 12180


Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region helps children age 6-14 reach their potential by providing them with one-to-one mentoring relationships. Volunteers are matched based on preferences regarding location, age, ethnicity, interests, activity level and lots more- we can find the perfect Little for you! Matches are asked to meet a minimum of two times a month to do anything that interests them- go to the movies, play video games, bake, golf, shop- anything! Outings are on your schedule; no set time or day, just have fun on your schedule! Remember you dont have to change your life to change theirs! If you are interested please reply to this post with your phone number and the best time for a staff member to reach you. Alternatively, please contact Geraldine Gutierrez, the Community Based Program Manager at 518-862-1250, ext 20 to begin the enrollment process!


Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 times a month, 1 weekly phone call
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