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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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  • BBBSMC Board is proud to elect Robert Hallberg
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago is proud to announce that we have elected Robert Hallberg, Group President – Commercial Lending for MB Financial Bank, to our Board of Directors. MB Financial and Robert have been long time supporters and partners to Big Brothers Big Sisters. Click "more" and learn more Robert Hallberg. See a full listing of our Board of Directors here.

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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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  • 2014 National Leadership Summit and Regional Learning Summit
  • The 2014 Leadership Summit and Regional Learning Summit in Chicago brought together over 600 Big Brothers Big Sisters agency staff, board chairs, national board members and corporate partners. 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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