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Whether your car starts or not, donating it can certainly start something in your community.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Connecticut is working with Next Step Living® to connect our friends and families to energy efficiency improvements through the Energize Connecticut  program to help homeowners save money and make their homes more comfortable.

You will earn Big Brothers Big Sisters of SWCT a percentage of everything you buy on Amazon when you shop with AmazonSmile

Life-Long friendship of Big Brothers Big Sisters featured on the Today Show.

Kim and Joel Barbosa are a 'Big' couple with Big Brothers Big Sisters, where they partner as mentors to a child in their community. 

Big Brothers Big Sister of SWCT and Darden Restaurants Partner to Advance Mentoring

The three state affiliates of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America were fortunate to team up with the Connecticut Broadcasters Association (CBA) in a landmark statewide effort to recruit mentors for local youth throughout the month of January. Radio and TV stations across Connecticut broadcasted specially produced public service announcements and aired interviews and news features to encourage residents to become volunteer mentors.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America names new national spokesperson

A small group of teen and pre-teen boys and their mentors joined Oscar Award Winning Actor Jamie Foxx at a private party at his Los Angeles-area home to celebrate the actor’s newest and biggest role ever -- national spokesperson for Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.