August 7, 2020

A BIG congratulations to our two Miles Family Scholarship recipients, AzureDee and Mauricio. The Miles Family Scholarship is made possible by David and Christine Miles, who have been long time donors of this scholarship through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan...

Over this past week, many of us have wrestled with the construct of racism and how to respond. We may even look down at our hands and wonder how we can help. 

Some people are using their hands to pray and others to raise signs for justice. At Big Brothers Big Sisters, o...

May 3, 2020

From our friends at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan:

All of us at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan are alarmed by the statistics highlighting racial disparities as they relate to the coronavirus in our Michigan communities. It appears that African American, Hispani...

February 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - February 18, 2020 Contact: Jeannine Gant, CEO and President, 313-309-0500 or

Defenders of Potential: Big Brothers Big Sisters Detroit and FCA Foundation Working to Change Children’s Lives For The Better, Forever

FCA F...

January 30, 2020

Every good cause has a “month”. For mentoring, it’s January (and every month!) These recognition months are times for us to be keenly focused on an issue that impacts a great many people, and serves as a beacon call that through awareness, advocacy and support we can m...

December 10, 2019

It’s time for all of us to unite to support the youth in our community. They have incredible potential, and now is the time to defend it. Your donation to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit this holiday season will make a BIG difference in a Little’s futu...

We recently matched a Little who has faced great trauma and it has been a bit difficult engaging him, due to the many roadblocks he has faced! However, the stars aligned, and he is officially matched-- his story is really touching. Read more below!

Antonio has been in m...

September 25, 2019

It’s time to point the finger at ourselves and accept our collective responsibility that as ‘adults in a civilized society’ we have no greater charge than our support and concern for our children. Let’s work together to create better solutions to keep our youth and com...

September 20, 2018

The results are in and we're excited to share that Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Detroit finished the 2018 Quicken Loans Community Challenge in 8th place raising $16,061.

BBBS was nominated to participate in the 2018 Quicken Loans Detroit Community Chall...

September 19, 2018

The sound of rubber burning beneath the tires of an all black C7 Corvette Stingray Coupe captivated the attention of Little Alaina (17) and Big Jason pictured above during our "Big For A Day" event hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters new community partner Cumulus Consul...

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