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  • BIG Bash!
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago Leadership Board will host this year's third annual BIG Bash on Friday, October 17, 2014 at Galleria Marchetti. To purchase early bird tickets while they are still available, go to   Click "more"
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  • Brighter Futures Campaign
  • Brighter Futures, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago’s first giving society, recognizes the generosity of those who share our passion: to help keep children out of trouble, on the path to graduate high school and to achieve post-graduate success. Donor participation ensures we may continue our efforts on behalf of the children who benefit from our signature one-to-one mentoring. Click "more" and learn more about our Brighter Futures Campaig. Donate: Where Bright Futures Begin

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  • 8th Annual Tailgate Party
  • The 8th Annual Tailgate Party presented by Athletico raised more than $165,000 for BBBSMC! Click “more” to read about the event.

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  • Get Up & Move!
  • The 3rd Get Up & Move Event sponsored by Board of Directors member Brendan Edmonds took place on Saturday August 23rd. Get Up & Move! is a part of the Community Based Eprogam series that is promoting positive lifestyle choices like healthy eating, the importance of physical activity, and teamwork. Click “more”

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  • Mesirow's Ellie Forman on education as a top priority
  • Mesirow's strategy combines old-school practices with newer strategies: Employees and clients determine the organizations the firm supports, but as a company, over the past two years, Mesirow also has prioritized education-related efforts. Click “more”  - Photo: Kendall Karmanian
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  • Graduation Ceremony: 100% Graduation Rate!
  • On Thursday, July 18, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago hosted the Graduation Ceremony & Board Meeting at the downtown JW Marriott in the Burnham Ballroom. It was announced for the 3rd consecutive year, 100% of the Littles in our programs graduated high school. Click more to read about the event. Click "more"
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  • Charity Navigator 4-star rating - SECOND YEAR
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago is pleased to announce our 4-star rating from Charity Navigator. It's the second year in a row we've been awarded Charity Navigator higest award. This recognition reflects our mission to be fiscally responsible and transparent while creating the most impact with our programs and operations. Click "more"
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