Tuesday, November 13, 2012

BBBS Executive Director Spreads Agency’s Message at Luncheon


For Immediate Release
Contact: Aleisha M. Garcia
Tel. 561-727-3450

BBBS Executive Director Spreads Agency’s Message at Luncheon
Speech Includes Mentoring Programs

November 13, 2012 (Jupiter, FL)- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties(BBBS) was presented with a $250 donation during the October Abacoa Volunteer Luncheon on Tuesday, October 23, 2012. 

Stacey Brownlow, BBBS Martin County Executive Director was featured as the keynote speaker.  Ms.  Brownlow focused on the positive difference volunteers make in our community.  She discussed the Jupiter Mentoring Program as well as several other BBBS programs including community, site based, and career skills mentoring programs as well. 

“On behalf of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties I would like to thank the Abacoa Volunteer Council for allowing me this wonderful opportunity to speak on volunteerism and the BBBS cause,” she said.  “It’s due to donations and events like this one that we are able to make a difference in the lives of the children in our local communities.”
 
BBBS welcomes the opportunity for informational presentations about mentoring in Palm Beach and Martin Counties.  Please contact Jeanie Flanagan at 772-283-8112 or by email at jflanagan@mentorbig.org if interested in featuring a BBBS presenter. 

Photo Caption:
Stacey Brownlow, BBBS Executive Director of Martin County is presented a check by Beth Kelso, Executive Director of the Abacoa Property Owners Assembly

About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties
BBBS provides children facing adversity aged 6-17 with volunteer mentors who serve as positive role models.  Since 1986 the organization has provided mentors to children in Martin County and since July 2010 in Palm Beach County.  Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBSA) recognized the Martin County Organization in 2007 as one of the 35 best performing agencies.  Business leader ranked BBBS in 2009, 2010, and 2011 as one of the top 100 South Florida small businesses.  Visit www.mentorbig.org to learn more.

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