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About BBBS Greater Fredericksburg

Big Brothers Big Sisters' one-to-one mentoring program empowers youth to thrive! We help children have success in school, make positive choices, and improve their self-confidence by providing children with mentors that leave a BIG impact. Our program is designed to help children and teens achieve their full potential. We believe that by providing a caring and supportive mentor, we can make a difference in the lives of children and our community.


We create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power & promise of youth!


All Children Achieve their full potential.


By partnering with parents/guardians, volunteers, and others in the community we are accountable for each child in our program achieving:
  • Higher aspirations, greater confidence, and better relationships
  • Avoidance of risky behaviors
  • Educational success

Our Goals

Increasing Confidence Among Youth

Igniting Potential and Providing Opportunities for Youth

Helping Youth Succeed and Graduate High School

Service Area

We proudly serve children residing in the
City of Fredericksburg, and the Counties of Stafford, Spotsylvania, King George or Caroline.

Our Programs Start Something

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Here's the proof. National research has shown that positive relationships between Littles and their Bigs have a direct and measurable impact on children’s lives.
By participating in our programs, Little Brothers and Sisters are:


  • more confident in their schoolwork performance 


  • able to get along better with their families


  • 46% less likely to begin using illegal drugs


  •  27% less likely to begin using alcohol


  •  52% less likely to skip school.

Begin Defending Potential Today!

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