Think back to when you were young. Who helped you to believe in yourself and what you could accomplish? Big Brothers Big Sisters mentors, donors, families, advocates, and supporters encourage and support today’s youth. When those youth believe in themselves and what they can accomplish, they’ll enjoy better relationships with their friends, families, and peers, and they’ll help create safer, stronger communities.

ACCORDING TO OUR LITTLES

100%
say they do better in school
98%
say they make better choices
98
say they feel more accepted by adults
91% say they have higher educational expectations
84% say they feel more accepted by their peers
79% say they feel more connected to their families

Data based on January 2019 – December 2019, collected from the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Alaska 2019 Youth Outcomes Survey.