Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

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The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman programme is now in its 21st year of providing mentoring friendships to young people in need.

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  Nelson / Tasman

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman provides young people the opportunity to experience the friendship and guidance of a screened and trained adult volunteer mentor doing fun, inexpensive activities together.

Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring makes a huge difference for the youth it serves. Research demonstrates mentoring helps youth overcome the many challenges they face:

• 64% developed more positive attitudes towards school

• 55% were better able to express their feelings

• 58% achieved higher grades in social studies, languages and maths


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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson is now in Motueka!  11 December 2014

Great news for the Motueka community! Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson has expanded and is now running the programme there! To do this though we need your help... so consider sponsoring a match ( $100 a month) to give support and friendship, positive role-modeling all with a huge dose of fun to a young person in the community!

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  • Jack

    Jack 4 days ago

    $1

    $1

  • Lester

    Lester on 28 Nov 2019

    $225

    $225

    • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

      Hi Lester, Wow - We really appreciate your generous donation to our cause! Your donation will help us match more tamariki in our community with a mentor. Thanks again, Chelsea Routhan and the team at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

  • Helen

    Helen on 03 Nov 2019

    $500

    $500

    • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

      Hi Helen, Thank you so very much for your incredibly generous donation to our cause! We are forever grateful to you. We really couldn't provide the service we do in our community without generous people like yourself. Thanks again, Chelsea Routhan and the team at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

  • Greenwood Health Motueka

    Greenwood Health Motueka on 26 Sep 2019

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    thank you for your inspiring work, from Greenwood Health Motueka

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  • Guest Donor

    Guest Donor on 11 Apr 2019

    $20

    $20

    • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nelson-Tasman

      Thanks for your Donation! We really appreciate it!


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