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  • Watch clips from the Today Show & Good Day Philadelphia
  • November 3rd is a BIG news day for Big Brothers Big Sisters! First, the Today Show featured a story about the launch of our national Bigs in Blue program. Then, FOX29's Good Day Philadelphia interviewed Marcus Allen and Todd Herremans about Fashion Touchdown.
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  • Weekend Roundup
  • Here's our Match Support Team's collection of tips and highlights for activities for this weekend, October 7 - 9. 

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  • Spotlight on Big Sister Chyncia
  • Big Sister Chyncia finds mentoring humbling and rewarding. Find out why.
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  • Tickets on Sale Now for Fashion Touchdown 2016!
  • Join us for an exclusive evening of football at Zarwin Baum's Fashion Touchdown 2016 on November 7th at Ballroom at the Ben. The event will feature Philadelphia Eagles Brent Celek, Malcolm Jenkins, Brandon Brooks, former Eagle Todd Herremans, and more. It will be emceed by FOX29's Mike Jerrick & Alex Holley and will feature fall styles from Nicole Miller Philadelphia & Robbini Bespoke.
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  • Real Life Story: Little Brother Dre
  • Read the story of Dre, a former Little Brother in our program, in his own words.
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  • College Volunteers Needed - Get Involved in our College Bigs Program!
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  • Tips for Bigs on how to address issues stemming from current racial tensions throughout the nation with Littles
  • In light of the series of recent and ongoing violent events happening in our nation’s communities, members of our staff have worked to provide Bigs with important tips on how to address issues stemming from current racial tensions throughout the nation with Littles. Information was written for our Bigs, but we feel the information is just as beneficial for our other supporters. Click to learn more.
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