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Mission Statement

Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children in one-to-one relationships based on friendship. Matched with caring volunteers, children gain new experiences while having fun. The agency is always seeking volunteers who possess high standards, are stable, honest and live with integrity in their lives. We assist children of every ethnic, racial, national, cultural and religious group in Island County who may need additional positive role models to further enrich their lives

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Big Brothers Big Sisters matches children ("Littles") ages 6 through 18 with volunteer mentors ("Bigs") in professionally supported relationships ("Matches"). Matches meet two to four times per month for at least 12 months in one of our programs.

Regular support is available to assure that the relationship builds over time, and any logisitical problems are resolved.

Requirements 1. Be at least 18-years-old 2. Be an area resident for at least three months 3. Have a valid Washington driver's license and auto insurance. (Exceptions include non-resident students and military.) 4. Be eligible for a fingerprint clearance card.

Our office is located in Oak Harbor, however we serve Island County. Visit our website to submit your applicaiton of interest in the program. www.bbbsislandcounty.org

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http://www.bbbsislandcounty.org

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