All posts by Amy Sledz-Sarin

Vic Verola Appointed to Board Chair- Big Brothers Big Sisters of LI

Long Island, NY (June 2020) – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island (BBBSLI) has announced the appointment of Vic Verola as its Board Chair on their Board of Directors. “I am extremely proud and honored to be chosen as Board Chair for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island. Our mission and our outcomes

BBBSLI Celebrates Pride Month

Pride Month History Pride Month is an annual month-long observance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) history, and the history of gay rights and related civil rights movements. It is celebrated in June to commemorate the Stonewall uprisings on June of 1969. The Stonewall Inn in Manhattan, NY was the side of riots

VIRTUAL Volunteer & Donor Appreciation Video

Congratulations to this year’s scholarship recipients!  View Virtual Volunteer & Donor Appreciation Video Here


In adherence with recommended guidelines and the most recent update by Governor Cuomo the New York shutdown will be extended to May 15th. BBBSLI has and will continue to work remotely to help support our Littles and their families during this time of need. Our team is dedicated to serve as a hub for hundreds

BBBSLI Raises Funds for Mentoring on LI at 2020 Poker Night

On Tuesday, March 3rd, players gathered at The Main Event NY in Farmingdale for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island’s (BBBSLI) 2020 “Poker Night”.  The event, presented by Suffolk Federal, raised funds in support of the mentoring agency’s programs across Long Island. “A big thank you to presenting sponsor Suffolk Federal and all those

BBBSLI Holds Networking for a Cause Night

On January 27th, over 120 guests made up of Board Members, President’s Council Members, Bigs, Donors, invited guests and staff came out to enjoy a night of good food, conversation and networking at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Long Island’s (BBBSLI) Networking for a Cause Night, co-sponsored by Cohen, Hoenigmann & Badolato, CPA’s PC and

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