Olivia is an Austin professional who has become a Big Sister
with Big Brothers Big Sisters for a second time. She has also become a BBBS
“When I got involved with BBBS of Central Texas and saw all
the programming and resources that this chapter offers Bigs, it blew my mind,”
Olivia said. “BBBS provides programming, support and community partnerships
that create great experiences for Bigs and Littles, allowing matches to focus
on building strong relationships, rather than worrying so much about planning
Recognizing the significance and impact of these resources motivated
Olivia to become a Game Changer. “I understand the difference that these
resources make, but I also realized that they don’t just come naturally,”
Olivia said. “There has to be funding.”
“As a Game Changer, I provide a small amount of money each
month – about what I’d spend on a few cups of coffee - but these funds have a huge impact,” she
Olivia’s monthly gift contributes to BBBS’ ability to hire
more staff, provide support to Bigs and Littles, and, ultimately, change
children’s lives for the better, forever.
“The resources and support BBBS provides are a huge part of what
makes BBBS’ mentoring relationships so successful,” Olivia added. “It’s easy to
get caught up in our own day-to-day dramas, but most of us really don’t have
anything to be concerned about. A lot of the kids BBBS serves don’t have anything.
They need our help.”
Thank you to Olivia and all of our Game Changers for making
a contribution that makes a difference for children in our community.
Learn more about how you can become a Game Changer at www.gamechangersaustin.org