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  • Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters Achieves Large Attendance And Great Results At Bowl For Kids’ Sake Event
  • On the first full day of spring, more than 100 “Bigs’ - adult mentors - and “Littles” - the children with whom they’re matched - traveled from all over Connecticut to Spare Time Lanes in Vernon to take part in Bowl-for-Kids’-Sake, a fundraiser that Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters (Nutmeg) has held every year since the late-1980s.
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  • Featured Match for National Mentoring Month!
  • Caleb is 13-years-old and lives with his mother in East Hartford. He’s been attending the Woodland School, but is looking forward to beginning classes shortly at East Hartford Middle School. Unlike some boys his age, Caleb really enjoys going to school. He likes the daily interaction with his fellow students. And he’s very much stimulated by the intellectual challenges his classes offer – so much so that he’s worked hard to earn impressive grades on his recent report cards.
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  • 10-year Old Little Sister Leads Fundraising Effort for Nutmeg BBBS
  • Little Sister Alyssa and her Big Sister, Karen Perham-Lipmann, will be speaking at our gala November. Alyssa will be talking about the great match she has with her Big Sister Karen – but she recently let Karen know that she wants to do more than that.
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  • LEGO 5k Fun Run to Benefit Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • LEGO will be hosting a 5k Family Road Race and Fun Run in Enfield, CT. All proceeds from the event will benefit Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters.
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  • Arthur and Edythe Director Family Fund Awards Grant
  • The Arthur and Edythe Director Family Fund at the Community Foundation of Middlesex County has generously awarded a grant of $847.00 to Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters. This award is to be used to support mentoring programs for children and youth in Middlesex County.

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  • Senior Mentors Recognized for their Service by Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • A group of senior mentors were recently recognized by Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters for the remarkable impact they’ve made on the lives of children-in-need who attend elementary and middle schools, Head Start programs and daycare centers in Greater Hartford and at other assigned stations in the region.

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  • Rock Cats Play Host To Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Thanks to the generosity of the New Britain Rock Cats, 88 Big Brothers and Big Sisters and the children they mentor from Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters were recently gifted with free tickets so they could enjoy nine innings of top flight baseball action at historic New Britain Stadium as the Rock Cats played against the famed Altoona Curve.
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