So Many Ways to Make An Impact

Looking to get involved? Whether your interest in enrolling your child, donating, or volunteering as a Big, Big Brothers Big Sisters offers several types of programs in our local communities.

Changing lives for the better, forever

Big Brothers Big Sisters seeks to change the lives of children facing adversity for the better, forever. We serve children in Muskegon, Ottawa, Oceana and Mason counties. Our mentors work with children in the community, in schools, and places of business. Our unique brand of one-to one mentoring has a Big impact across the Lakeshore communities.


Big Brothers Big Sisters helps children achieve success in school, helps them avoid risky behaviors such as getting into fights and trying drugs and alcohol, and helps them improve their self-confidence. We hold ourselves accountable to our supporters by regularly measuring our impact


Big Brothers Big Sisters seeks to change the lives of children facing adversity between 6 and 18 years of age. Our network of volunteers, donors and supporters comes from all walks of life, all backgrounds, all corners of the country.


Our unique brand of one-to-one mentoring, in which a child facing adversity is carefully matched with a caring adult mentor in a relationship supported by professional Big Brothers Big Sisters staff members, changes lives for the better forever.

Other Ways to Get Involved 

Whether you get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters as a donor, Potential Big Brother or Big Sister, partner, advocate, or family member you have the power to change a child's future for the better.