Make an Impact That Lasts a Lifetime

One Child and One Afternoon at a Time.

Regarding COVID-19: Beginning Monday, March 16, the BBBS of McHenry County office will be closed in order to comply with recommendations of social distancing until May 1st.

All BBBS School Mentoring Programs (both Lunch-Time and After-School) are canceled, and our Community Based Mentoring Program will be temporarily shifting to a digital program.

All Agency Staff will still be available via email or phone during this time. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact info@bbbsmchenry.org. Going forward, we will be posting updates as we evaluate the current situation.

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For over 35 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of McHenry County has worked to provide children facing adversity with positive, adult mentors. Our mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

In that time, McHenry County children have been positively impacted in numerous ways…

  • 69%

    INCREASE
    IN SCHOOL ATTENDANCE
  • 73%

    REPORT BIGS IMPACTED GOING

    TO COLLEGE

  • 78%

    LESS LIKELY

    TO DO
    DRUGS
  • 58%

    LESS LIKELY

    TO BEGIN
    USING ALCOHOL

We Need Your Help

With the help of hundreds of volunteers, we have been able to impact children’s futures in a positive way. Sadly, more help is needed. Every year more children are in need of positive role models in their lives. The good news is that you can start making a difference.

Volunteer

Volunteering just a few hours a month with a child can start something amazing. So why not apply to be a Big today? There are kids out there ready to get started. Are you?

VOLUNTEER

Donate

Your donation helps support this mission and changes the life of a child, a family and the McHenry County community for the better, forever.

DONATE TODAY

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