Before you call us to to apply to be a Big, make sure that you are able to do so by taking a look at our eligibility criteria.

Becoming a Big

Learn how to become a BIG Brother or Big Sister for a child in Rhode Island.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Must be 19 years or older.
  2. Open minded and non-judgmental.
  3. Accepting of diverse lifestyles and backgrounds.
  4. Willing to commit for a minimum of 18 months.
  5. Able to spend 6-10 hours a month (community based), 1 hour a week (site based) with a Little Brother or Sister.
  6. Access to reliable transportation.

A Little Of Your Time Makes A Big Impact.

Interested in being a BIG? Fill out our Eligibility Form.