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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

101 Rock StreetFall River, MA 02720

About

Have you been thinking about doing something kind to give back to the community, though have a jam packed schedule? Being a Big Friend mentor is a great way to have some fun guiding a child in a positive direction with a time commitment of but every other week for 3 hours! That's all the time it takes to be a mentor, but the time you do volunteer is so precious to a child.

What are Big Friends?

Big Friends are volunteer mentors who are typically 18 years and older, though teens 16 years with at least 6 months of driving experience and parental permission are also able to participate. They dedicate 1 year to their individually chosen mentee who lives in the Greater Fall River area. Big Friends spend time with a child doing things that friends do together...talking, cooking, going to the park, playing basketball...you decide! By spending time with a young person, you will positively impact his or her life...it's easy to be a Big Friend mentor!

Big Friends Little Friends also offers FREE quarterly group outings and activities, a monthly Newspage, lots of support, and much more!

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 17
  • 3 hours twice a month

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