Sports BUDDIES

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Sports Buddies is a one-to-one mentoring program that connects mentors and youth through shared participation in sports and activities that support a healthy, active lifestyle.

Matches attend one or two events per month – organized by BBBS staff and include activities like:

  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Capture the Flag
  • Walking
  • Flag Football
  • Boxing Class
  • Jiu Jitsu
  • Park Days
  • Hiking
  • Softball
  • Frisbee, and more!

Through this one-year commitment, youth will develop interpersonal skills, a growth mindset, and a sense of accomplishment by trying new sports and physical activities and learning to play on a team.

SESSION DateS:

January 20th | February 3rd & 17th | March 2nd | April 6th & 20th | May 4th & 18th | June 1st & 15th | July 13th & 20th | August 3rd & 17th

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR MENTORS

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR MENTEES

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

As a mentor in our Sports Buddies program, you must commit to 1 out of the 2 facilitated sessions offered by BBBS per month.

Yes, if you get approval from your Program Specialist and sign a waiver.

Yes, you can communicate through various forms of communication such as phone calls, text messages, zoom calls, etc.

Yes, you can continue to participate in the program until your Little graduates High School.

Parent/Guardian or any adult designated by the Parent/Guardian

Yes, Sports Buddies events will be made available to Community Based matches upon request and availability.

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