Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island in urgent need of male volunteers

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Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Big Brothers Big Sisters in need of male volunteers
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island says it is in need of more male volunteers.

WESTBURY, Long Island (WABC) -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island is in desperate need of male volunteers.

On Wednesday, organizers joined with a Big and a Little match who spoke about how the program has changed their lives.

Right now, there are 66 boys on its waiting list and another 114 boys will be placed on the organization's waiting list soon.

Big Brother volunteers must be at least 18 years old, pass a background check, have a valid New York driver's license, and vehicle, and commit to at least one year in the program.

Anyone interested in becoming a Big, can apply at the organization's website.


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