The Healthy Home Connections Specialist will provide match support to ensure child safety, positive impacts for youth, constructive and satisfying relationships between children and volunteers, and a strong sense of affiliation with BBBS on the part of volunteers; and will also serve as a liaison between community partners to ensure BBBS families have opportunities to access resources and skills to meet their needs. Read more.
BBBS AmeriCorps Members help build capacity through recruiting, interviewing, screening, matching, and training mentors matched one-on-one with children facing adversity to improve their educational and behavioral outcomes. Members will also mentor a child and organize Big/Little match events. Our project includes a partnership with YC2 dedicated to improving the grades of Columbia students through tutoring. During the year, Members will develop career skills and will develop personally, expanding their understanding of social justice and experience with community service. Read more.