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  • 2017 BBBS Annual Golf Classic
  • On Monday, May 15, BBBSMC hosted our Annual Golf Classic at Harborside International Golf Center. We had 18 foursomes and over 15 sponsors join us for a day which raised over $71,000 for our mentoring programs! Thank you to all our Board and Leadership Board members who supported this event. Click 'more' to view photos.         

     
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  • 2017 HAVI/TMS Topgolf
  • On Thursday, May 4, HAVI/TMS hosted their first ever Topgolf fundraising event. They had over 33 teams and 185 people in attendance at Topgolf Wood Dale. Thank you to everyone who participated and/or donated to the event. We're happy to share that they reached their fundraising goal and raised over $40,000 to support BBBSMC! Click 'more' to view photos from the event.        


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  • Chicago Police Present a Check to BBBSMC
  • On Monday, April 17, the Chicago Police Department and Superintendent Eddie Johnson presented a check to BBBSMC, recognizing the $1.6 million raised throughout a strong forty-year partnership with Bowl For Kids' Sake. The Superintendent spoke on the importance of our organization's work in helping to reduce violence across metro Chicago communities. Click 'more' to hear from Superintendent Johnson and view the check presentation.

     

      

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  • BBBSMC CEO Transition Announcement
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago (BBBSMC) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Jeremy Foster as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective June 1, 2017. Foster will also be elected to the Board of Directors of BBBSMC effective July 13, 2017. Foster is being promoted from his current position of Senior Vice President, Development where he has led the BBBSMC Fund Development team for the last seven years. Click 'more' to read the full announcement.

     

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  • Checking In at ORD
  • On Saturday April 8th, a group of our Bigs and Littles enjoyed an exclusive tour of O’Hare Airport, thanks to American Airline’s African American and Latin Diversity Networks. Matches received boarding passes and checked in before taking off on a tour with stops at the American Airlines control tower and aircraft hangar. They also met with a pilot, flight attendant and mechanic to learn more about their roles on the ground and in the air.

     
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  • Charity WERQing for Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Dance, get in a great workout and help raise funds for BBBS all at once! We are excited to be partnering with WERQ Fitness for cardio workouts across the country that will bring people together to dance for a great cause. All fitness levels are welcome to participate in this feel-good, heart-healthy fundraiser. Click here to see a schedule of events.

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  • Mayoral Youth Mentoring Initiative
  • As part of Mayor Emanuel’s Mentoring Initiative, BBBSMC was recently awarded funding from the City of Chicago’s Department of Family and Support Services (DFSS) to expand our Community Based program. This additional funding will be targeted to serve 30 8th-10th grade boys in 10 of Chicago’s most at-risk neighborhoods. We hope you will help us find Bigs for the Littles that need to find them.            

     
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