Thursday, November 9, 2017


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke County will be partnering with Bob Evans for two upcoming fundraisers. The first one will be held on Tuesday, November 7, from 6am-9pm at the Bob Evan’s in Greenville, located at 1366 Wagner Avenue. The second one will be held on Thursday, November 9, from 7am-9pm at the Bob Evan’s in Sidney, located at 1870 W. Michigan Street. Bob Evans will donate 15% of a patron’s total check when they mention the community fundraiser at checkout. Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit the various programs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby & Darke County offers to the community.

Studies prove the one-to-one mentoring services Big Brothers Big Sisters provides to at-risk youth helps children, families, and communities beat the odds. These services allow a child facing adversity to be matched up with a caring mentor who provides guidance and support, leading to long-term success in school and life. Big Brothers Big Sisters’ vision is for all children to achieve success in life. Their mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. By partnering with parents and guardians, volunteers, and others in the community they are accountable for each child in their program achieving higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships along with avoiding risky behaviors and attaining educational success.

Big Brothers Big Sisters is a non-profit United Way member agency. If you would like more information regarding the services they provide, volunteer opportunities, or other information contact your local agency at 937-492-7611, 937-547-9622, or go to for more information.

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