While the NFL is drafting the next generation of players Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island is drafting the next generation of mentors! Today, 1 in 3 kids in America are growing up without a mentor. We’re teaming up with the NFL Inspire Change Initiative to empower more young people through mentorship. Get off the sideline, and become a Big in your community today.

Eligibility Requirements for Volunteer Mentors

At least 19 years old, broad-minded and non-judgmental, open to diversity, willing to commit to a minimum of 18 months, able to spend 3-6 hours monthly, and have access to an insured vehicle.

Get Off the Side Lines!

Volunteer and join the team and inspire change in your community by becoming a Mentor. We have 40 Littles waiting for a mentor!

Become A Mentor Today!


Carlos and Margus’ inspiring story is one of many made possible by the teamwork between Big Brothers Big Sisters and the NFL’s Inspire Change initiative.

You do not need to be a professional football player to make a BIG difference in a Little's life. They need a mentor like you.

Invest in Your Community!

When you support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Rhode Island, you can impact the lives of the next generation by volunteering as a mentor!

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