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  • New school year means new opportunities to mentor children
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati is searching for men and women, 18 or over, to volunteer as mentors for children in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky and Southeastern Indiana.
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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Splash & Dash 5K a hit with runners/walkers
  • 450 runners, walkers and volunteers took part in the first Splash & Dash 5K, benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati.

    For its 19th annual 5K event, the mentoring agency added a water theme, complete with a rain crane, misting tents, sprinklers and an army of
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  • 'Money Bowl For Kids Sake' a success for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati
  • Bowl For Kids Sake events continue to be a hit with companies and communities in the Tri-State, resulting in successful fundraisers for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati.

    The latest event, the Money Bowl For Kids Sake, involved financial groups like Baird, Fifth Third Bank, RiverPoint Capital and Plante Moran. The highest fundraising group was Fifth Third Bank, raising a total of $3,473.

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  • Okeana man named Hall Of Fame Big Brother
  • Gary Herzog’s time as a Big Brother mentor began in 2003. When his first Little Brother moved away after several years, Gary wanted to continue to help other children and chose to volunteer at...
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  • Harrison Woman Named Big Sisters of the Year
  • Vicki Power believes in the “Pay It Forward” motto, living it herself and hoping to instill it in her Little Sister...
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  • Ft. Mitchell man named Big Brother Of The Year
  • When Greg Brinker retired, he decided it was time to give back to others. With inspiration from friends, he believed Big Brothers Big Sisters was the right fit, and was matched with his Little Brother...
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  • Lawrenceburg woman named Big Sister Of The Year
  • Sara Chipman felt a calling. She knew she could be a positive influence in the lives of children who didn’t have the resources or opportunities she’d been given—ones she had perhaps taken for granted. She chose to become a Big Sister mentor, through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati, and now has been named Big Sister of the Year.
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  • Butler Man named Big Brother Of The Year
  • Brian Crittenden leads by example. When his Little Brother Fremeco didn’t throw away his own lunch tray, didn’t hold the door for others, and forgot to say “Thank you,” Crittenden made a point of doing those things in front of Fremeco, and explaining why they’re important. Now, kindness and respect are second nature.
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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters & Altria team up for Tri-State children
  • When the children saw broccoli, cherry tomatoes, mushrooms and peppers, they were sure the food was for someone else, some grown-ups, they hoped.
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  • Mike's Carwash holds fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters wants you to give yourself a break and NOT wash your car!  Wail until Saturday May 2, when all Mike’s Carwash locations will hold an all-day fundraiser for the mentoring organization.
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