Mailing Address: 1717 West Second Street, Suite 200, Roswell, NM 88201
County of Location: Chaves
Phone: (575) 627-2227
NTEE Code: O- Youth Development, P- Human Services, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building, T- Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations, W- Public, Society Benefit
The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to help children reach their full potential through professionally supported one-to-one mentoring relationships with measurable outcomes.
Big Brothers Big Sisters identifies children in their formative years in need of the kinds of special attention designed to help them develop into contributing, responsible adults. This, in turn benefits and strengthens the community.
Our programs carefully arrange matches of long duration between children and adult mentors in various settings, from our broad community-wide programs to fixed sites including schools, clubs and community centers. Some specialized programs have been designed to focus on the needs of certain populations of children including Hispanics and Native Americans.
Populations Served: African-American, Asian-American, Children and Youth, Disabled, Families, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Immigrants, Latino/Hispanic, Low Income, Men and Boys, Native American, Rural, Urban, Women and Girls
Counties Served: Chaves, Curry, De Baca, Eddy, Lea, Lincoln, Quay, Roosevelt
Annual Budget: $500,000 - $749,999
Personnel: 6 to 9 FTE
Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico