Volunteer

Volunteering is Big!!

volunteer1Being a Big Brother or Big Sister is one of the most enjoyable fulfilling things you’ll ever do. You have the opportunity to redefine what is possible in a child’s future by empowering them to achieve more.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon serves Crook, Deschutes and Jefferson Counties. Our program services are provided to children primarily on a one-to-one basis through a match with an appropriate adult volunteer. The agency staff asses the child’s needs and determines the best volunteer for the match, makes the match and continues to support and supervise the match throughout the relationship. The role of the volunteer is to provide friendship and support to a child.

Qualifications:

  • The desire to want to make a difference in the life of a child
  • Being self-motivated as it is up to you to schedule your outings with your Little
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check, motor vehicle record check, interview, reference checks and interview with Enrollment Specialist
  • 6-12 hours a month
  • Minimum of 1 year commitment

Think you want to be a Big? Click here for our application