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Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast receives $1,000 grant
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast receives $1,000 grant

Venice, Florida - Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast gets a big grant to support a one-to-one mentoring program for children facing adversity.

MetLife Foundation awarded Volunteer Ventures $1,000 grant. It was proposed by Brad Ohmes, a MetLife employee who volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast. He's been a volunteer for three years to 14-year-old Jack Ethier.

The Volunteer Ventures program encourages and supports employee involvement at the local level in nonprofit organizations that work to improve the quality of life for everyone.

The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to change the lives of at-risk children and youth for the better and that's accomplished through the support of important community stakeholders like MetLife and with dedicated volunteers like Ohmes.

To learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast click here: http://www.bbbssun.org/site/c.6oLDKOPqE7LQH/b.6701127/k.EF5F/Home_Page.htm

 

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