Affordable Donations

Whether you are donating $5,000 or $25 every dollar helps the children of Decatur County! You can even donate online!

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A Real Impact

89% of youths in our programs imporve their abilities to avoid risky behavior and have a better, safer life.

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Making A Difference

Every child deserves an equal opportunity to succeed in life and have someone they can look up to for guidance.

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Volunteers Needed!

When you help a child and commit to help them smile you earn more than any job can pay you for a lifetime.

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Decatur County Big Brother Big Sisters is, pleased to announce that Lisa Hermesch has been named Executive Director effective
May 1, 2017. Bev Karazsia, previous Executive Director, announced her plans to retire from Decatur County Big Brothers,
Big Sisters effective June 30, 2017. Lisa joined BBBS in 2008 as a Program Manager for the Core Program. Lisa started with 12 matches and in less than a year, increased the Community program to 38. The number of matches from year to year fluctuate, however, the desire to provide every child who struggles a positive mentor that changes their lives for the better, forever,
is the BBBS mission and therefore her focus.

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Our Events:




Bowl For Kid's Sake
March 5, 2017

The date has been set! Join us at Parkside Lanes for "Bowl For Kids' Sake".

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Dine For Kid's Sake
Starting February 2017

A percentage of your check will go to support programs for local youth.

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5K Walk/Run
June 9, 2017

4 Color Zones - Costumes - Music - Finish Line Fun! Be sure to join in the fun!

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Event Calendar
Dates for 2017

We have events happening all year round! Check out the 2016 calendar or events!

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