Empowering children on the Cape and Islands to thrive.


Mentoring on Cape Cod & the Islands

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cape Cod & the Islands, a proud member of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts family, is the only one-to-one youth serving mentoring organization in the area. We’ve been around for over 45 years and serve 335 kids in the community. With research and proven outcomes at our core, we’re an organization that’s making a real difference with young people.

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Our Impact on Cape Cod & the Islands

We’re on a mission to help children in under-resourced families in the Cape Cod and the Islands community to thrive by providing one-to-one transformational relationships with caring adult mentors.
said they learned right from wrong from their Big
said their relationship with their Big helped them make better choices throughout their childhood
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Mentoring Stories from Cape Cod & the Islands
Mentoring Real Life Stories: Add a Little Campaign’s Dave and Tyler

Having recently moved to the Cape and recognizing the growing need for Big Brothers (roughly 80 boys waiting), Dave was compelled to get involved.

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Mentoring Real Life Stories: Add a Little Campaign’s Nigel and Stevon

Nigel, who remembers how important role models were to him as a kid, hoped to make an impact of his own by becoming a Big Brother. After a year long match with Little Brother Stevon, both their lives have changed for the better.

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Mentoring Real Life Stories: Big Brother Thomas Reflects On Five Years Together

When Somerville resident Thomas decided to Add a Little to his life over five years ago, he made the decision to extend his family and make his Little Brother Jaden a part of it.

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