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Seeking Gender Diverse Mentor for Empathetic 11-YO Who Loves Animals!

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ORGANIZATION: Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston

Volunteer as a Big, or mentor, to Elizabeth: a creative fifth-grader living in Somerville who enjoys drawing and crafts. Some of Elizabeth’s favorite activities are swimming, gymnastics, reading, board games, and building with Legos. They love their cat (and all animals)! They are an empathetic person with a commitment to social justice.

Elizabeth is looking for a lesbian, nonbinary Big who is an artist. The ideal match would be an energetic and animated volunteer who is clear in their nonverbal communication. Volunteers of all religions, races, ethnicities, abilities, and backgrounds are welcome!

Bigs commit to meeting with their Littles twice/month for at least a year. LGBTQ+ Program includes trainings and meetups. Match support is provided by social workers with experience working with children and families. Apply now (, or email with any questions!

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About Jewish Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Boston


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.


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 to learn more about how you can contribute.


Children & Youth
Children & Youth, LGBTQ+


We'll work with your schedule.


Somerville/Cambridge AreaSomerville, MA 02144



  • Drawing
  • Child Development
  • Swimming




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Twice/month for a year
  • Learn more and apply at!

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