Author: Executive Director

Get the Inside Scoop from the Interns

As a current college student, I think I can speak for the majority when I say I had no idea what I wanted to do with my life. Could I spend my life working with codes or adjusting patient’s spines? Well, those are a little out of my range, but I thought college could help […]

Match Impact Story

Have you ever had a mentor in your life? Someone who listens to you, teaches you to views things from different perspectives, someone who encourages you to be the best you that you could be? It could be a parent, teacher, or anyone you really look up to. This is a story of one of […]

Workplace Mentoring – A Push in a New Direction

Hello fellow blog readers! I’m Farrah, one of the many wonderful interns here at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region (BBBS) this summer. As a marketing intern, I like to keep the community up to date on things going on inside and outside of our office (with a crafty and creative flare […]

Upcoming REACH Activities for July

The BBBS team has been hard at work this summer putting together numerous and diverse REACH events! Last month, matches and volunteers helped run the BK5K, kids got active and discovered the challenge of log rolling, and finally had some fun in the sun at our movie night on the beach! It was a great […]

Taste of Winona

        Taste of Winona has brought people from across the region to the Winona area for the past thirteen years. Each year, attendees get to experience the culture by trying a variety of local favorites from wine to cuisine while also enjoying live music. This year Taste of Winona is hosted at the Visions Event […]

REACH Initiative

Each Wednesday we will be posting on our blog! Make sure to check back often and see what’s going on at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region. We will post about upcoming events, success stories and other exciting things in the community and about mentoring! This week we would like to introduce […]

The BIG Picture-January eNewsletter

Stay up to date with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region by checking out our monthly regional newsletter, The BIG Picture. We will share with you our new matches, match anniversaries, upcoming REACH Activities, updates and a match spotlight each month. Access January’s newsletter here!

Giving Tuesday

Black Friday. Cyber Monday. Small Business Saturday. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2105, people from all around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. Big Brothers Big Sisters of the 7 Rivers Region is proud to serve […]