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  • Help a Little spring ahead to something Big
  • With the help of our supporters, we give Littles the foundation to build bright futures. Our Littles are curious; they are always looking to learn something new and try something different, and we want to ensure that they have opportunities to explore these interests. That’s where you come in. Click 'more
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  • All it Takes is Just 1 Big!
  • Children with a Big are more likely to be curious about educational opportunities, avoid risky behaviors, and have strong relationships with their peers and family. Become a Big today and change the life of a child. Click "more"
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  • NBA’s Community Assist Award
  • BBBSMC partner Chicago Bulls Charities and our Bulls' Pau Gasol and Joakim Noah need your help. They are among the 10 player finalists for the 2014-15 season-long NBA Cares Community Assist Award, and you can help them both and bring the award to Chicago. The winner will be selected, in part, by fan vote, and this is where we need your help! Click “more”
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  • Big Executive Director of the Chicago Palestine Film Festival
  • Jameeleh Shelo, executive director of the Chicago Palestine Film Festival, chatted about the festival on ABC 7 Eyewitness News. She was recently matched in the Arab American Mentoring Program.  Click "more"
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  • Visit Chuck E. Cheese April 1-30 & Support BBBS
  • Chuck E. Cheese’s and Big Brothers Big Sisters are teaming up in a BIG way! All year long, Chuck E. Cheese’s will be opening the doors for BIGS and LITTLES to eat and play at special rates at all participating locations. Click "more"  
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  • 3 Years: 3 Gold Standard
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago has been awarded the Gold Standard Award for the 3rd year in a row! Big Brothers Big Sisters Nationwide Leadership Council honors the “top performing” agencies with the Gold Standard Award, recognizing those agencies who have demonstrated pace-setting performance in 2014. Click "more"
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  • 2nd Annual H’Art & Soul Event
  • Save the Date: The 2nd Annual H’Art & Soul Event is set for Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at Ignite Glassblowing Studios. This year’s event featuring longtime member of SNL, Tim Meadows. Click more to hear about the event. Click 'more'
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