Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast (BBBSSUN) –Collier County recently received a generous gift from Fifth Third to fund professionally supported one to one mentoring for youth facing adversity.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast transitioned swiftly at the outset of COVID-19, moving all face-to-face interactions online - from recruiting and screening to enrolling and facilitating strong, healthy matches. The agency has ensured Bigs and Littles receive ongoing support. At the same time they have connected new mentors and children through virtual interviews and match meetings, officially welcoming them as Bigs and Littles in the interim of meeting face-to-face. Services continue to be delivered online and will remain so until social distancing requirements are no longer required.