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Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters (JBBBS) is seeking an LGBTQ+ BIG (ages 25-35) to be matched with Shanice, a wonderful African American non-binary 17 year old "future Maya Angelou" who attends a charter school in Boston. Shanice describes their preference for a potential Big as a "confident African American non-binary person." Shanice has many interests and is a good student, but finds math to be a challenge. They like Ballroom Vogue, going to the beach and driving a car. Shanice is an athlete who plays volleyball (their favorite), soccer, and basketball. They also enjoy anything pertaining to hair and nails. Shanice has not fully come out to family and could benefit from a caring adult who can help them navigate being their authentic self.

JBBBS welcomes volunteers from all religions, ethnicities, and backgrounds. Matches agree to meet 2x/mo, mostly weekends, and make at least a one year commitment. Every match is supported by a Masters Level Clinical Match Specialist who is there to help the match succeed. Car required. Check out our website to learn more and apply: jbbbs.org. For more information, contact Tania@JBBBS.org.

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About Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Location:

333 Nahanton Street, Newton, MA 02459, US

Mission Statement

Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston matches children to adult mentors; we introduce adults of all abilities to new friends in their communities.

Description

Since 1919, Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters has been transforming lives through mentoring-friendship. We serve Jewish and non-Jewish children and families; we also serve adults with disabilities - and our volunteers reflect our diversity.

Please visit us on the web at jbbbs.org to learn more about how you can contribute.

Children & Youth
LGBTQ+

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Boston, MA 02215

(42.34762,-71.10029)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Relationship Building
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Cosmetology

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Twice a month for a year.
  • Learn more and apply today at jbbbs.org. It takes 5 minutes to fill out an application!

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