Remembering Those Who Inspired Us.

We are dedicating this space on our website to pay tribute to all of our amazing community members that we have lost over the years. We’d like to recognize and honor people within our community who have dedicated their time to our program and thank them for the significant impacts they’ve made in our communities. We would not be the agency we are today without each of them.

In Loving Memory
  • Sgt. Sean M. Gannon
    Sgt. Sean M. Gannon
    Big Brother

    Sgt. Sean M. Gannon

    Sgt. Sean M. Gannon

    1985-2018

    Big Brother 2015-2018

    2018 Honorary Big Brother of the Year

  • Jake Baird
    Jake Baird
    Little Brother

    Jake Baird

    Jake Baird

    2000-2018

    Little Brother to Bill Jacob 2007-2015

    2018 Blooming Bids for Kids Honoree

  • Karen Rey
    Karen Rey
    BBBSEM Employee

    Karen Rey

    Karen Rey

    1980-2020

    BBBSEM Employee 2019-2020

    High Street Office Welcome Suite dedicated in Karen’s honor

  • Scott Hamilton
    Scott Hamilton
    Big Brother, Co-Founder of Big League

    Scott Hamilton

    Scott Hamilton
    1960-2019

    Big Brother since 2008

    Co-Founder of BBBSEM Big League

    2020 James J Pallotta Honoree

  • Obam Lopez-Santiago
    Obam Lopez-Santiago
    Big Brother

    Obam Lopez-Santiago

    Obam Lopez-Santiago
    1980-2020

    Volunteer Big Brother since September 2019.