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Top 5 Mentors in Pop Culture

Posted on January 20, 2020

Category: Donations in Utah
Mentors play an important role in society. In fact, Big Brothers Big Sisters itself was founded on individuals who saw the need for positive influences in the lives of youth and children. So it’s no surprise that this vital role is so popular in our favorite books and films. This is why we are so grateful for your contributed donations in Utah. It allows our Littles to find influences like: Mr. Miyagi A classic example
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What is the Role of a Mentor?

Posted on January 17, 2020

One of our favorite things at Big Brothers Big Sisters is learning about the achievements of our Bigs and Littles. We owe much to the time and heart that our mentors give to empower potential in our local youth. This is what makes mentoring one of the most fulfilling volunteer opportunities in Utah. So what exactly is the role of a mentor? We could go on and on, but here’s a summary: Resources The mentors
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History’s Top Mentors

Posted on January 15, 2020

Category: Donations in Utah
We can’t emphasize enough the appreciation we have for your donations in Utah. They help us to build positive and lasting mentoring relationships that empower kids. In celebration of National Mentoring Month, this blog is going to highlight some of history’s best mentoring figures. Plato Around age 17 or 18, Aristotle, the future “Father of Western Philosophy” enrolled in Plato’s Academy in Athens. He remained a student of Plato until age 37 when his mentor
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What is National Mentoring Month?

Posted on January 10, 2020

January is here, which means it’s National Mentoring Month! A perfect opportunity to look for volunteer opportunities in Utah. In celebration, we’re focusing the next few blogs on the role and impact of mentors, starting with the special month itself. Mentors One of the main focus of this month is increasing the amount of available mentors for young people. At Big Brothers Big Sisters, we have many participating Littles still waiting to be matched with
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The History Behind the Success

Posted on January 6, 2020

Big Brothers Big Sisters has seen a lot of success come out of the volunteer opportunities in Utah and throughout the nation. They add to the legacy already built by the volunteers and advocates that have come before us.  Believe it or not, Big Brothers Big Sisters has been around for over a century. One-hundred sixteen years, to be exact, and it’s mission has always been the same. The goal is to help kids understand