The waiting list has surpassed 100 children consistently for the past four years, but as the organization increases its reach and success, more parents call to sign up their children, she said.
“Big for a Day”
What: Events for potential mentors to meet children on Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Richmond and Tri Cities; includes games, activities and lunch.
Saturday, January 25: 12 to 2 p.m. at Peter Paul Development Center, 1708 N 22nd St.
Wednesday, January 29: 11:30 a.m. at George Mason Elementary School, 813 N. 28th St.