The Story of Two Friends: Campbell and Crystal

Campbell (left) and Crystal (right) Big sister Campbell and Little sister Crystal were matched in April of 2018 and their match has grown into a meaningful friendship. Their unique match has been impactful not only for Crystal, but for Campbell as well. Crystal needed a Big Sister who would help with homework and be a consistent part of her life. Campbell …

Fall 2019 Intern Spotlight: Eliana

Where are you originally from? What is your major and expected graduation year?I am a born and raised, Lubbock local. My major is Media Strategies and will graduate in May 2020.  What do you plan on doing after graduation?Currently, I am looking at different career paths both in Lubbock and outside, to pursue a position in the Advertising industry.  Why did …

Fall 2019 Intern Spotlight: Leighann

Where are you originally from? What is your major and expected graduation year?I am from Abilene Texas. I am a Human Development and Family Studies Major graduating in December 2019.  What do you plan on doing after graduation?I am going to be working for Aflac.  Why did you choose to intern at BBBS Lubbock?My best friend’s mom works for the BBBS …

Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst Joins National BBBS Board of Directors

Miss USA 2019 Cheslie Kryst has had a deep commitment to youth and supports the Big Brothers Big Sisters mission. Cheslie’s time serving on the Board of Directors for BBBS of Central Carolinas has lead her to be elected to join the Board of Directors on a national level. Cheslie is not only Miss USA; she is an attorney, specializing …

Fall 2019 Intern Spotlight: Alex

Where are you originally from? What is your major and expected graduation year?Born and raised in El Paso, Texas. Human Development and Family Studies; December 2019. What do you plan on doing after graduation?I want to go to Medical School for Pediatric Psychiatry or Graduate School for Development Psychology. Why did you choose to intern at BBBS Lubbock?Wanting to pursue a …

National Recruitment Campaign

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock is on a mission to recruit more caring adults to pair with children who are on a waiting list for a mentor. The national recruitment campaign kicked off October 1 with a public service announcement and dedicated recruitment events around the country. Right now, there are 80 local kids-referred to as ‘Little Brothers’ or …

Summer 2019 Intern Spotlight- Konan

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock welcomes three University students to intern at our office for the 2019 Summer session. In this series, we’ll introduce you to the talented students that are helping, learning and gaining experience at our office this semester. Meet Konan! Where are you originally from, what is your major and what year are you? I am …

Summer 2019 Intern Spotlight- Kelly

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock welcomes three University students to intern at our office for the 2019 Summer session. In this series, we’ll introduce you to the talented students that are helping, learning and gaining experience at our office this semester. Meet Kelly! Where are you originally from, what is your major and what year are you? I am …

Summer 2019 Intern Spotlight- Ashtyn

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lubbock welcomes three University students to intern at our office for the 2019 Summer session. In this series, we’ll introduce you to the talented students that are helping, learning and gaining experience at our office this semester. Meet Ashtyn! Where are you originally from, what is your major and what year are you? I am …

The Texas State Association of Big Brothers Big Sisters Agencies Awarded Distinguished Grant from The Meadows Foundation

On Thursday, February 7, 2019 The Texas State Association of Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies became a recipient of a $150,000 grant from The Meadows Foundation. The Meadows Foundation exists to assist people and institutions of Texas to improve the quality and circumstance of life for themselves and future generations.  This grant was awarded to the Texas State Association of Big …