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2013 Gold Standard Award Winner

Congratulations: Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Piedmont Recognized as 2013 Gold Standard Award Winner

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Piedmont, a United Way partner, was recognized as a 2013 Gold Standard Pinnacle Award Winner by Big Brothers Big Sisters of America at the 2014 National Leadership Summit. The purpose of the Gold Standard Awards is to recognize the top tier of outstanding, all-around performance Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies. A total of 13 agencies received Gold Standard Awards and were eligible for Agency of the Year and Board of the Year Awards.

The guidelines for being a Gold Standard Agency include:

  • Growth in end active matches
  • Community Based 12 month retention rate 64% or higher
  • Site Based 12 […]
July 14th, 2014|Agency News and Events|

You Shop. Amazon Gives.

We all know of Amazon.com and know they sell almost everything anyone could want. Do you shop there often? Or ever? Well you could help out Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Piedmont just by continuing to shop at Amazon. With a twist. Instead of typing in ‘amazon.com’ in your web browsers address bar, type in ‘smile.amazon.com’ and help BBBS out with every purchase. Adding that simple little ‘smile.’ to the beginning of the address does an amazing thing. It takes you to Amazon’s robust shopping site but with every purchase you make Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. AmazonSmile is the […]

June 18th, 2014|Agency News and Events, Bigs Only|

Big of the Year 2013

Congratulations to Cathy Healy: The 2013 Big of the Year!

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February 28th, 2014|Agency News and Events|

Liberty Dinner

Join us for the last Liberty Dinner of the year on Tuesday, December 10th at 5:45pm at Liberty Steakhouse. This is a FREE dinner for the first 8 matches to RSVP to Sarah at 336-882-4167 or sarah@bbbscp.org.

Liberty Steakhouse is located at 914 Mall Loop Road, High Point 27262. Dinner is free, but please do not forget to tip your server.

November 25th, 2013|Bigs Only|

Community Events

November 23 – Burlington Christmas Parade in Downtown Burlington beginning at 10am. Call 222-5030 for more information.

November 24 – High Point Holiday Festival Parade on Main street from Green Drive to Montlieu Avenue. A community tree lighting with music and Santa Claus will be held afterward at the High Point Public Library. Visit High Point Holiday Festival Parade for more information.

December 6 – Festival of Lights in Downtown Greensboro from 5:45-9pm. Stroll along Elm Street, from Center City Park to Main Street and enjoy live music, a winter wonderland, shops, galleries and restaurants. Visit Center City Park for entertainment and the 7:30 p.m. lighting of the tree.

December 7 – Greensboro Jaycees Holiday Parade through Downtown Greensboro beginning at […]

November 25th, 2013|Bigs Only|

Coming Soon to a Newsstand Near You

Be on the lookout for the December issue of Guilford County Women’s Journal where Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Central Piedmont will be featured as the cover story.

November 19th, 2013|Agency News and Events|

We’re in Need of Bigs

As always, BBBS of the Central Piedmont is in need of Bigs for our Littles. We have over a 150 on the waiting list. Start Something Big by finding out more information on how you can make a difference for a child in our community. What a great way to start 2014! Please visit our Volunteer page to find out more, or fill out the Volunteer Now form if you’re interested.

November 17th, 2013|Agency News and Events|

Discount Card Offers

Listed below are the discounts offered to all Bigs and Littles in our organization. Once you are matched, you will be given a Big Brothers Big Sisters volunteer discount card. The card must be presented to receive these discounts. If you misplace your card call the office at 882-4167 to get another one. REMEMBER: Discount cards can only be used when Bigs are with Littles.

  • Arby’s (N. Main Street)
    Little free, Big pays ½ price
  • Barberitos (1231 Eastchester Dr., Suite 118)
    High Point NC 336-884-1285 10% off meal for Bigs and Littles
  • Bruster’s Ice Cream (North Main Street)
    10% Off Total Purchase
  • Liberty Restaurant (914 Mall Loop Road)
    High Point, NC
    One Night every month matches eat Free!
    Watch our Bigs Only Page for […]

November 17th, 2013|Bigs Only|

Community Discounts

Below is a list of on-going community discounts for you to enjoy with Littles, Family, Friends, etc. You do not have to show your BBBS discount card to get these deals.

  • Barberitos
    1231 Eastchester Dr., Suite 118
    High Point NC
    336-884-1285
    Kids eat free on Sundays
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
    5836 Samet Drive # 115
    High Point NC
    336-841-4050
    Wednesdays $.99 cent kids meals
  • Carter Brothers
    2305 North Main St.
    High Point NC
    336-869-9948
    Kids meals $1 on Tuesdays
  • Chick-Fil-A
    All Triad locations
    Kids eat for .99 cents every Tuesday night
  • Firehouse Subs
    5815 Samet Drive
    High Point NC
    336-885-9760
    Kids eat free every Wednesday
  • Ham’s Restaurant
    5840 Samet Drive and
    2001 North Main Street High Point
    Kids eat for 99¢ on Mondays with the purchase of an adult entree, 2 kids meals are just 99¢ each. Offer good for dine in customers only. Children 12 and under
  • McAlisters
    5870 […]

November 17th, 2013|Bigs Only|

Feeney’s Buy One Get One

Feeney’s has donated Buy One Get One Free coupons for our matches. Claim yours before they are gone.

Contact Sarah at sarah@bbbscp.org or 882-4167.

November 17th, 2013|Bigs Only|