CEO Message of Thanksgiving

“Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings.” —William Arthur Ward Dear Friends, As we move into the Thanksgiving season and approach the year’s end, [...]

Partnering with Parents/Guardians

Big Brothers Big Sisters is all about relationships. For over 50 years, we have worked to facilitate nurturing, positive relationships between kids and adult mentors. But there’s another relationship in the mentoring process that is equally [...]

Spotlight on Lisa Robertson

If you are familiar with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas, you are familiar with the outstanding work of Lisa Robertson, who has been BBBS’ Senior Marketing Specialist since 2015. During her time with the agency, she has produced a [...]

Building Big Futures

  Building the skills to achieve success in life doesn’t stop when students graduate from high school. In many ways it is just beginning as students grapple with living on their own, seeking employment, or wading through the paperwork [...]

Spotlight on Hannah Evans

In the 7+ years she has been involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas, Hannah Evans has experienced a journey of personal and professional discovery. In this time, she has served the organization in a variety of different [...]

2022 Ice Ball Recap

A crowd of over 750 people gathered to celebrate and support kids in our community at Big Brothers Big Sisters’ 2022 Ice Ball Gala. Held at the JW Marriott in downtown Austin on August 27, the event raised over $930,000 to provide more [...]

Making Waves at Hobie Day 2022

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas’ Hobie Day has, unfortunately, been cancelled for the last two years. This year, however, our matches were finally able to return to Lake Travis for some fun in the [...]