2017 McBig Nights
Thanks to the Mendoza Company for holding McBig Nights the third Wednesday of every month at their 8 McDonald's restaurants! From 5-7 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month, 10% of proceeds will be donated to support our work, and Bigs and Littles get a free meal!
2017 Annual Meeting-Thanks!
Thanks for helping us honor L Brands with the Milton Lewin Legacy Award at our 2017 Annual Meeting! We heard from Spotlighted Matches: Matt Barnes of NBC4 and his Little Brother & Lisa Livengood of Nationwide and her Little Sister. Ann Fisher moderated a thought-provoking conversation with Dr. Anahi Ortiz, Franklin County Coroner and Arianna Powell, former Little Sister and current agency staff member.
2017 Golf for Girls’ Sake-Thanks!
Golf for Girls’ Sake is a female-focused golf scramble supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Girls Leadership Programs at Camp Oty’Okwa. Thanks for all who joined central Ohio women for an inspiring day of charity golf on Sept. 25! We kicked off with our first ever Mulligans and Mimosas golf clinic for women. The event included an energizing and heartfelt reception, lunch and, of course, 9 holes of golf at the beautiful Golf Club of Dublin! Come join us next year, and help girls meet their full potential!
2017 Mario Knapp Memorial Car Show-Thanks
The fun-filled Fourth Annual Mario Knapp Memorial Car Show presented by Feazel on Sept. 23 partnered with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Thanks for helping our kids!
2017 Dublin Charity Cup-Thanks
Thanks to Dublin Charity Cup for supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters on September 2 and 3! The Dublin Charity Cup, a huge youth soccer tournament, is now in its 27th consecutive year, and it has donated more than $500,000 to charity!
2017 Aveda Earth Jam Benefit-THANKS
It was the most avant-garde hairstyling and fashion runway show of the year, and all revenue benefited Big Brothers Big Sisters and our Camp Oty'Okwa. The exciting show celebrated incredible student talent from the Aveda Institute Columbus sharing their design abilities. Thank you to Aveda Institute Columbus and all their great sponsors!
2017 Taste of Class for Kids-THANKS
Our SOLD-OUT 34th annual Taste of Class for Kids gala event was a BIG success. Thanks to everyone who joined us for this evening of gourmet dining and incredible auction items in a glamorous Hollywood atmosphere. Hope you join us in 2018! Special thanks to Sponsors: Champion Companies, Feazel and Nationwide Insurance.
2017 Bowl for Kids’ Sake – THANKS
Thanks to everyone who participated in our 2017 Bowl for Kids' Sake on March 4 at Columbus Square Bowling Palace! This is our largest fundraising event every year. Participants raise money ahead of time, and event day is an all-day family-friendly party with bowling, raffles, complimentary food and drink, music and fun! Join us in 2018!
2017 Best Bites Brunch-THANKS
Special thanks to our friends at Columbus Underground for selecting Big Brothers Big Sisters as the beneficiary of their delicious Best Bites Brunch event on April 20, 2017! The brunch selections were delicious! Because of you, more kids will get to experience our Camp Oty'Okwa in the Hocking Hills.