FARGO – Big Brothers Big Sisters of The Village Family Service Center has received a $30,000 grant from the Robert E. Herman Charitable Trust.
These funds will enable staff to provide direct services to area youth and the adult volunteers who mentor them. Specific tasks to be performed with the grant include recruitment of volunteers, enrollment of mentors and youth in the program, background checks, mentor training, mentor-youth matching, and ongoing support to ensure a positive experience for everyone involved.
Big Brothers Big Sisters defends the potential of kids in the Fargo-Moorhead community. By spending four hours a month with their Little, Big Brothers and Big Sisters clear the path for a child’s biggest possible future. For more information about Big Brothers Big Sisters, call 701-451-4877 or visit BBBSFargo.org.