Bring back memories and return to elementary school for one hour each week! In this program, volunteers and children are matched in one-to-one relationships and visit with each other for one hour weekly during the regular school day in Pulaski County Schools. Visits are scheduled on a set day/time each week. During this hour, the match activities might include eating lunch together, playing Monopoly, reading together, playing outside, doing homework, or hanging out and talking. This program is available in our full service area. You must provide transportation.
- Age requirement to volunteer: 16
- Commitment: One school year, one hour weekly
Becoming a Big not only changes a child’s life, it changes yours too. Our mentoring relationships are professionally supported and your Match Support Specialist will be there for you every step of the way. We will provide you with events to attend with your match as well as a list of things to do. Our agency offers you the opportunity to network and grow professionally with training and Bigs only events. Take the challenge and become a Big today!
- Child Welfare
- Youth Services
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training