who we are
Standing together to defend potential
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks works to clear the path to a child’s biggest possible future by matching them with a caring, adult mentor in a one-to-one friendship. “Bigs” help “Littles” ignite, empower and defend their potential by standing with them.
Since being matched
We partner with parents/guardians, volunteers, and others in the community and hold ourselves accountable for each child in our program achieving:
At Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks, justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) is an integral part of our values and mission. We recognize, affirm, and celebrate the diverse backgrounds, lives, and experiences of all of our stakeholders, including youth, families, donors, volunteers, and staff. We ensure the opportunity for all voices and perspectives to be heard and honored. In the workplace, we foster an environment where all people can be their best selves. We affirm that every person (regardless of ability, age, cultural background, ethnicity, faith, gender, gender identity, gender expression, ideology, income, national origin, race or sexual orientation, marital or veteran status) has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We strive to realize the full potential that is within all of us by ensuring that all voices and perspectives are heard and honored.
Our talented and dedicated Board of Directors lead the the BBBSO agency in making important decisions and guiding the organization to success.
Angela Blevins, President
Justyn Pippins, Secretary
Andy Peebles, Vice President
Heather Sartin, Treasurer
Michele Delcoure, Director At Large
Adam Toth, Past President
- Matt Wehner
Heath Silvey, President
Our talented and dedicated Think Big Board lead the the BBBSO Think Big Foundation.
Ryan Sanders, President
Jacqueline Post, Past President
Interested in an Internship?
If you’re a talented individual who is passionate about our mission, we have internships available each semester for our:
• Marketing Team
• Program Team
• Special Events
Email your resume and area of interest to email@example.com.