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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region, Inc.

  • 52 people are interested

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! Please visit our website (bbbscr.org) to learn more about how this volunteer experience can work with your life! 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!

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About Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Capital Region, Inc.


1698 Central Avenue, Colonie, NY 12205, US

Mission Statement

Create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.


A registered affiliate of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. Seeks to match children in need with an adult volunteer mentor so those children can reach their fullest potential. Serving Saratoga, Schenectady, Rensselaer and Albany counties.

Volunteer as a mentor, join our committees or Board of Directors, or attend one of our 3 events.

Every contribution makes a difference in a child's life.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


1698 Central Avenue, Albany NYSchenectady, NY 12301




  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • 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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