Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii celebrates January as National M - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii celebrates January as National Mentoring Month

(Image: Hawaii News Now) (Image: Hawaii News Now)
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

January is National Mentoring Month in the USA – a time to celebrate the amazing people who donate their time to be a mentor, friend, coach, role model, etc.  Big Brothers Big Sisters Hawaii serves more than 1500 kids and volunteers each year across the state by matching kids and mentors in one-to-one friendships. BBBS Hawaii is currently looking for male mentors, specifically in the Windward district and from Aiea to Kapolei.  They are also looking to serve more children who live in town (male or female).

The requirement to be a Big is that you have to give a 1 year commitment, and meet with your “Little” 2 -3 meetings per month.

For more information, please contact BBBS Hawaii at www.bbbshawaii.org or call 808-521-3811 to schedule an interview.

Copyright 2017.  Hawaii News Now.  All Rights Reserved.

  • Hawaii News Now headlinesNewsMore>>

  • Man dies, police K-9 stabbed after shooting on Oahu's North Shore

    Man dies, police K-9 stabbed after shooting on Oahu's North Shore

    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:04:35 GMT
    Zero the dog is recovering from surgery after he was stabbed in the incident. (Image: Police File)Zero the dog is recovering from surgery after he was stabbed in the incident. (Image: Police File)

    A suspect is dead after Honolulu police responded to a North Shore home early Saturday morning. 

    More >>

    A suspect is dead after Honolulu police responded to a North Shore home early Saturday morning. 

    More >>
  • High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    High Court: Online shoppers can be forced to pay sales tax

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:32 AM EDT2018-06-21 14:32:03 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 6:04 PM EDT2018-06-23 22:04:20 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko, File). FILE - This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the Supreme Court in Washington. The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax. The 5-4 ruling Thursday is a win for states, who said they were lo...

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

    More >>

    The Supreme Court says states can force online shoppers to pay sales tax.

    More >>
  • First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    First lady visits migrant children housed in Texas

    Thursday, June 21 2018 12:42 PM EDT2018-06-21 16:42:26 GMT
    Saturday, June 23 2018 5:05 PM EDT2018-06-23 21:05:21 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). First lady Melania Trump arrives at McAllen Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, Thursday, June 21, 2018, to visit the Ursula Border Patrol Processing Center and the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Luthe...
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
    Melania Trump is visiting a Texas facility housing some of the more 2,300 migrant children sent there by the U.S. government after their families entered the country illegally.More >>
Powered by Frankly