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Big Brothers Big Sisters receives grant from New Zealand Sign Language Fund

Trevor Gaskell – A Lasting Legacy

Attempt to smash world record while suspended at 10,000 feet

Semi-finalist for New Zealand Community of the Year

The Give Back Campaign

Start Something – exciting national sponsorship opportunity

An exciting opportunity exists for a corporate partner to become the champion for

Big Brothers Big Sisters of New Zealand as principal sponsor.

large_article_im787_Your_Brand_Here     We are seeking a principal sponsor to partner with Big Brothers Big Sisters to enable us to reach 1,000 children and young people with this world-leading mentoring model.  Your sponsorship will enable us to start something big – for each child, and for the organisation. Read the rest of this entry »

First matches made in Rotorua

Did you know we’re on Instagram?

Cops in Schools – three years on.


Police Sergeant Mike Yates has been participating in the Big Brothers Big Sisters programme and has built a kennel with his "little brother" of three years Jacahn Roberts, 11.
A programme aimed at inspiring vulnerable children is seeking male mentors. The Manawatu Big Brothers Big Sisters programme, which began in 2010, focuses on children aged 7 to 10. Read the rest of this entry »