About: Bigs Ignite was created to get current, former, and future Big Brothers and Big Sisters in Connecticut involved in expanding awareness for Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters. Along with creating awareness, Bigs Ignite is responsible for raising funds and recruiting volunteer mentors for Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters. The group holds regular events throughout the year that are focused on fundraising, networking, and engagement.

Mission: To create an invested, involved group of Big Brothers and Big Sisters who will support, fundraise for and raise awareness of the mission of Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Expectations: Each Bigs Ignite member will be asked to commit to the following expectations:

• Contribute to the group’s fundraising goals (this can be done in a number of ways including but not limited to: Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraising, event sponsorships, generating in-kind donations, etc.)
• Volunteer for at least one NBBBS event per year
• Volunteer for at least two Bigs Ignite events per year
• Attend 80% of BIGS Ignite and individual committee meetings.

Interested in signing up to be a part of Bigs Ignite? Awesome!  Contact BigsIgnite@nbbbs.org or reach out to your Match Support Coordinator.