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BBBS Announces New Community Program Staff
November 8, 2018
  Big Brothers Big Sisters, Central MA\MetroWest is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Samantha Mathews as Director of Community Support Programs and Ms. Alicia Lewis as a Community Interview Support Match Specialist   Ms. Samantha Mathews graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from West Virginia University in 2008. She has risen rapidly through the Justice Resource...
BBBS Announces Interim Executive Director
April 24, 2018
  BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS OF CENTRAL MASS/METROWEST APPOINTS MAURICE J. BOISVERT AS INTERIM CEO   Maurice "Moe" Boisvert, L.I.C.S.W., President and Chief Executive Officer of Y.O.U. Inc. Emeritus, was the very first employee hired by the board of directors back in 1971. For more than 40 years, Boisvert provided the vision and leadership required to meet the ever-changing needs...
BBBS CEO to serve 8-month Navy stint in Afghanistan
April 1, 2018
BY ZACHARY COMEAU Duty calls for Jeffrey Chin, CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/MetroWest. The U.S. Navy Reservist has been called to serve in Afghanistan for eight months beginning in April, he announced in an email last month. "As a reservist, it is always 'part of the deal' that there will be a chance that you will be called up to active duty for a particular mission or...
BBBS STEM Career Fair Inspires Local Youth
March 1, 2018
What does veterinary science, biomechanics of exercise, designing a PlayStation 3 and robots have in common? These STEM subjects and others were part of the exploration of science and technology careers at the BBBS STEM Career Fair at the YWCA in Worcester on March 1, 2018. The STEM Career Fair was hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest (BBBSCM)   and the Girls...
BBBS Acquires the John Andrew Mazie Memorial Foundation
July 20, 2017
Framingham, MA – The Board of Directors for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass / Metrowest and the John Andrew Mazie Memorial Foundation are pleased to jointly announce the combination of their agencies under the leadership and auspices of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/ Metrowest. On July 1, 2017, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/ Metrowest officially acquired the John...
Local Leaders Elected to the Board of Directors at Annual Meeting
January 31, 2017
  Nearly 100 attended our Annual Meeting at the Hanover Insurance Group on January 19, 2017.  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest (BBBSCM) held its Annual Meeting last week at The Hanover Insurance Group. The Annual Meeting was attended by nearly 100 supporters, alumni, staff, board members, corporators and guests. The meeting was hosted and sponsored by the...
Staff Honored by Worcester Business Journal: 40 under 40
August 29, 2016
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/ Metrowest's Director of Operations, Hawley Harrigan, was honored as one of Worcester Business Journal's 40 Under 40 Class of 2016.  "In 2014, Harrigan moved to Worcester here from California to work with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest and has since volunteered with the United Way of Central Mass, Regional Environmental Council...
Community Program Welcomes New Staff
June 1, 2016
  Colleen Schroth joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters team as an Interview Match Support Specialist for the Community-Based mentoring programs! Colleen Schroth is a recent graduate of the Class of 2016 at Framingham State University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts with a minor in Spanish. Colleen started out at Framingham State knowing that she wanted to...
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest Recognized with National Gold Standard Award from Big Brothers Big Sisters of America
April 21, 2016
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest honored with national prize given to only 5% of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America affiliates this year.  WORCESTER & FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (April 21, 2016) - Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest (BBBS of Central Mass/Metrowest) has been awarded the Gold Standard Award from Big Brothers Big Sisters of America (...
Prominent Local Leaders Elected to the Board of Directors
January 28, 2016
  Nearly 100 attended our Annual Meeting at the Hanover Insurance Group on January 26, 2016.  Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Mass/Metrowest held its Annual Meeting this week at The Hanover Insurance Group. The Annual Meeting was attended by nearly 100 supporters, alumni, staff, board members, corporators and guests. The meeting was hosted and sponsored by the Hanover...

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