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Black and white image of local activist Tomas Villanueva with text overlay saying happy Latine and Hispanic Heritage month.

Celebrating Latine & Hispanic Heritage Month

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Please join Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound (BBBSPS) in celebrating Latine (pronounced La-teen) & Hispanic Heritage Month from September 16th to October 16th.   While you may be familiar with the term Hispanic and/or Latinx, the term Latine may be new to you.  You’ve likely seen different versions of “Latine” before – like Latino, […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound Makes Addition to Leadership Team

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Caila F. Nickerson, MSW joins as Chief Program and Impact Officer  We are excited to announce that Caila F. Nickerson, MSW has joined Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound (BBBSPS) as the Chief Programs and Impact Officer. Caila’s deep commitment to community, her lived experiences, and demonstrated expertise in leading program improvement through data […]

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Building Your Village: Caleb & Austin’s Story

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Little Brother Caleb and Big Brother Austin become part of each other’s village through shared experiences and consistent connection.

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Happy Pride Month

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 At Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound we are committed to Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion both in our words and in our actions. We are proud to be an organization where staff, youth, and mentors who identify anywhere on the gender identity and sexual orientation spectrums are safe to express themselves and live […]

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Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott Gives $1.9M to Support Mentoring in Puget Sound

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Puget Sound will receive $1.9M to help transform and expand youth mentorship in the Puget Sound region. The gift supports us in furthering our mission to ensure young people have access to powerful mentoring experiences that improve mental health, empower them with a plan for their future, and build a […]

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