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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit President and CEO Departs
Dara Munson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan, has accepted a Chief Operating Officer position with the Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan, and will depart the Agency on August 1, 2014. Having served in this capacity for over seven (7) years, Dara has been responsible for leading the local affiliate of the nation's largest volunteer and donor-supported mentoring network for youth, ages 7-18. Her effective leadership and commitment to improving the circumstances for risk-adverse youth has positioned the agency to successfully provide transforming mentoring relationships for hundreds of youth throughout Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties.
Greektown Casino is our July Partner of the Month!
We want to give a BIG thank you to Greektown Casino for your partnership with our Agency! To show our gratitude for all that you do for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit, we are honoring Greektown Casino as our July Partner of the Month!
Blackfinn Ameripub, a new generation of the classic American Pub based in Charlotte, NC, will host a Summer @ The FINN promotion that will feature a special Summer Menu where $1 from each featured food item sold will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit!
Nerium has a great idea for developing an entrepreneurial spirit in children and teaching philanthropic giving. Starting Monday, June 2nd, Nerium has encouraged Big Brothers Big Sisters Littles to participate in Nerium’s Lemonade for Littles Program
Microsoft has Partnered with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit is excited to announce our community partnership with Microsoft by way of their newly opened Microsoft Store located in the Somerset Collection in Troy! The partnership was established in effort to expose our agency youth to creative approaches to learning and engaging with Microsoft computer technology and software.
Big Brothers Big Sisters partnered with the Marc Roberts Experience in Southfield for a barbershop recruitment event in support of our 100 Mentors in 100 Days Campaign! The barbershop recruitment initiative was designed to facilitate conversation surrounding the critical need for male volunteers to serve as mentors.