Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh Inc.
One-to-one youth mentoring programs: Professionally screened and trained volunteers provide guidance, mentoring, and friendship to children. Programs help children become more confident, make healthy decisions, and achieve their fullest potential in life.
5989 Centre Avenue
Suite 1
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Eligibility: CHILDREN: Boys & girls ages 6-13 can be matched with a mentor. Once matched, the relationships can continue until the child turns 18 years old or graduates from high school. In general, the children served come from single-parent homes and/or face other risk factors.
VOLUNTEERS: Typically ages 21 and older (there may be opportunities for high school and college-aged volunteers in other programs); must commit at least one year to the program.
Hours: Monday through Thursday, 9:00am to 8:00pm
Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (412) 363-6100 Main
  • (412) 363-6801 Fax
Email Address: biginfo@bbbspgh.org
Intake Requirements: CHILD: Submit a completed application and participate in an enrollment interview
VOLUNTEER: Submit a completed application and clearances, participate in an enrollment interview, and attend training
Intake Procedure: Call or visit website to apply.
Fee Amounts: Free
Service Contact: Kristen Olson, Customer Relations Specialist, 412-204-1224, kolson@bbbspgh.org
Services:
  • Companionship
  • Volunteer Opportunities
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Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh
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