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Big Brothers Big Sisters hosting Big Magic Breakfast
Author: Heidi Reynolds | April 18, 2012 | No comments

Author: Heidi Reynolds | April 12, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS — Join Big Brothers Big Sisters for the 7th annual Big Magic Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 25, 2012, at the Cedar Rapids Marriott. All community members are invited to attend this one-hour inspirational event to learn more about the mentoring program that is ...

Author: Heidi Reynolds | March 6, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS — More than 2,500 bowlers raised a record $355,034 in Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa's recent Bowl For Kids’ Sake, exceeding the previous record of $350,271 set in 2008, before the flood. The organization's largest annual fundraising event took place Jan. 19 to Feb. ...

Bowl for Kids’ Sake under way in Cedar Rapids
Author: Heidi Reynolds | January 24, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Bowl for Kids’ Sake, the largest annual fundraising event for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa, runs Jan, 19 through Feb. 16, 2012, at the Cedar Rapids Bowling Center.  Bowl For Kids’ Sake is Big Brothers Big Sisters’ ...

Author: Heidi Reynolds | January 11, 2012 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS, Ia.,  -  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids & East Central Iowa has designated Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012 as “Bring Your Little to Work Day.”  Coinciding with National Mentoring Month, the special day invites mentees to join their mentors at work to ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters hosts Executive Bowl
Author: Heidi Reynolds | December 7, 2011 | No comments

UPDATED to correct spelling of Tom Metelman's name CEDAR RAPIDS -- Eighteen leaders from area companies and organizations participated in the Executive Bowl hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at Cedar Rapids Bowling Center. The ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters kicks off Bowl For Kids’ Sake
Author: Heidi Reynolds | December 7, 2011 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS -- Big Brothers Big Sisters kicks off  Bowl For Kids’ Sake 2012 with Bowl For Kids’ Sake Week, Dec. 5 to  9, 2011.   Bowl For Kids’ Sake will occur Jan.19  to Feb. 16, 2012, with more than 3,000 bowlers expected to participate.  Bowl For Kids’ Sake is ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters Receives Theisen’s More For Your Community Grant
Author: Heidi Reynolds | November 26, 2011 | No comments

Through a corporate philanthropy partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, the Theisen’s More for Your Community Grant program has awarded Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa $500 towards serving youth in Benton County, $500 towards serving youth in ...

Author: Heidi Reynolds | November 10, 2011 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS, Ia., November 9, 2011 -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa has been honored for being ranked 7th in the nation out of mroe than 360 Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies in 12-month retention rates for both site-based and community-based ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters receives Best Buy community grant
Author: Heidi Reynolds | October 19, 2011 | No comments

CEDAR RAPIDS, Ia., 10/19/2011 -  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids and East Central Iowa was awarded a $5,000 grant from the Best Buy Children’s Foundation to help fund the Character Building Project for teen matches.  The Best Buy Children’s Foundation selects non-profit organizations ...

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