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2020 Match of the Year

2020 Match of the Year

We are excited to announce our 2020 Match of the Year! Match of the Year is awarded to one community-based Match and is selected through careful consideration. Taken into account are length of match, achievement of match goals, communication with agency staff, and...

COVID-19 Update November 17, 2020

COVID-19 Update November 17, 2020

Big Brothers Big Sisters of NWO is closely monitoring COVID-19 through federal, state, and local outlets and are evaluating the situation to ensure the safety and well-being of our Bigs, Littles, staff, and all community members.  With our community's safety and...

Share Your Match Story Winners

Share Your Match Story Winners

Winner Congratulations to Big Sister Mussarrat and Little Sister Sa'leeia! They are the winners of the October Share Your Story social media contest and have earned a membership to the Toledo Zoo & Aquarium! Before the pandemic, the pair attended an event at...

Arby’s Foundation Grant Award

Arby’s Foundation Grant Award

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio is proud to announce that it is the recipient of a $7,500 grant award from the Arby's Foundation. The Arby's Foundation makes a difference through local grants in communities across the country, having given $92 million to...

COVID-19 Update November 17, 2020

COVID-19 Update September 1, 2020

Dear Bigs & Parents of Littles, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Ohio (BBBSNWO) have been working to adapt to the local, state, and federal guidelines for minimizing the risk of spreading the coronavirus (COVID- 19). With the community's safety and health...

COVID-19 Update November 17, 2020

BBBSNWO Supports the Connecting Kids to Meals Program

On Monday, July 6, 2020, BBBSNWO’s staff, interns, and volunteers, along with Connecting Kids to Meals, assisted in restocking supplies for the weekly meal kit build, for area youths. The United Way of Greater Toledo facilitates the project....

Real Change Comes From Positive Action

Real Change Comes From Positive Action

As a community, we are in pain. As an African American within the community, I feel your pain. Witnessing the murder of Mr. George Floyd is unfortunately, not unique to the African American community. His death is another reminder of an ongoing problem within an...

Writing Contest Winners!

Writing Contest Winners!

During these challenging times, members of our community stepped forward and penned their admiration for the brave individuals who place their health at risk every day on our behalf. We appreciate the support displayed through the heartfelt words of the contest...

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