Charity Navigator recognizes YBBBS as a 4-Star rated charity!

Charity Navigator rates the financial health, accountability, and transparency of charities. YBBBS has received a 4-Star rating for exceeding industry standards and outperforms most charities our Cause. This rating provides clear, objective, and reliable assessments of both the Financial Health and Accountability & Transparency of our organization. For more information on this exceptional rating, please […]

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Horses with H.E.A.R.T. event May 6

Bigs and Littles are invited to visit Horses with H.E.A.R.T. 11 to 12 or 12 to 1 on May 6 to learn about the mini horses. You’ll be treated to a tour and be able to brush and groom the mini horses. You are welcome to bring a lunch and stay later to cheer on […]

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Chino Valley Child of the Week: Chad

Chad is an honor student and a skateboarder with the red hair and freckles of a boy-next-door, so the 12-year-old fits no stereotype. At school, he doesn’t list a favorite subject; he just matter-of-factly says he’s “good at all of it.” His mom says Chad has mentioned an interest in the FBI, mainly in the […]

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Match of the Month: Amani and Myron

Myron’s first match with a Little Brother ended amicably in the summer, and by fall he was matched with 7-year-old Amani. The two have had a lot of adventures in the short six months they’ve been Big and Little. Read more at The Daily Courier.

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Dan Streeter: Man of the Year

HUSD Superintendent and Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Board Member and Program Chair Dan Streeter won the Prescott Area Leadership Man of the Year award Wednesday, April 5. Congratulations, Dan! From the PAL program, “As Superintendent of Humboldt Unified School District, Dan is guided by a firm belief in the link between strong support […]

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Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters helps Food Neighbors project

Read our article in The Daily Courier! Learn all about how YBBBS staff is supporting the Food Neighbors project. Above is a photo of our first collection! Read the story here

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Breaking News! Match Just Made!

Gabby’s first match closed when her college Big moved and she was very sad and missed her Big. When we first matched Gabby, she was so shy that she did not talk. After a year in her first match, Gabby is chatty, doing better in school and is a happy girl. She is being raised […]

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Bigs & Littles! Granite Creek cleanup event

If you’re looking for something fun to do with your Little while giving back to your community with other Bigs and Littles, join us on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22 from 9am-11am for the annual Granite Creek Cleanup. Coffee and snacks will be provided by the cleanup crew as well as an event t-shirt, and […]

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Breaking News! Match Made!

Little Sister Cordelia was matched to her Big Sister Taylor Tavares in a school-based match at Lake Valley Elementary. Congratulations Cordelia and Taylor!

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Breaking News! Family Match Just Made!

Ayla, 9, was just matched to the Bryner family! Ayla lives with her mom and stepfather in a busy household. Her teacher says “she is very sweet and she could really blossom and have a chance to improve herself in ways that she might not know are available to her.” Ayla’s new Bigs are made […]

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