Events

2017 McBig Nights

Thanks to the Mendoza Company for holding McBig Nights the third Wednesday of every month at their 8 area McDonald's restaurants! From 5-7 p.m. on the third Wednesday of every month, 10% of the proceeds from these restaurants will be donated to support our agency's work, and Bigs and Littles get a free meal!

Participating McDonald's Restaurants

2017 Aveda Earth Jam Benefit-THANKS

It was the most avant-garde hairstyling and fashion runway show of the year, and all revenue benefits Big Brothers Big Sisters and our Camp Oty'Okwa. The exciting charity show on May 23 celebrated the incredible student talent from the Aveda Institute Columbus sharing their design abilities. With its professional staging, music, lighting, special effects and plenty of surprises, the 2017 Fashion Benefit is the talk of the town! Thank you to Aveda Institute Columbus and all their great sponsors for the wonderful support.

2017 Taste of Class for Kids-THANKS

Our SOLD-OUT 34th annual Taste of Class for Kids gala event was a BIG success. Thanks to everyone who joined us for this evening of gourmet dining and incredible auction items in a glamorous Hollywood atmosphere. Hope you join us in 2018! Special thanks to Sponsors: Champion Companies, Feazel and Nationwide Insurance.

2017 Bowl for Kids’ Sake – THANKS

Thanks to everyone who participated in our 2017 Bowl for Kids' Sake on March 4 at Columbus Square Bowling Palace! This is our largest fundraising event every year. Participants raise money ahead of time, and event day is an all-day family-friendly party with bowling, raffles, complimentary food and drink, music and fun! Join us in 2018!

2017 Best Bites Brunch-THANKS

Special thanks to our friends at Columbus Underground for selecting Big Brothers Big Sisters as the beneficiary of their delicious Best Bites Brunch event on April 20, 2017! The brunch selections were delicious! Because of you, more kids will get to experience our Camp Oty'Okwa in the Hocking Hills.

2016 Golf for Girls’ Sake-THANKS

Our 2016 Golf for Girls' Sake, presented by ICE MILLER, was a hole in one for our Girls' Leadership Program at Camp Oty'Okwa. In its second year, this female only golf scramble raised the funds to send girls to camp for a a week that they are sure to remember for their entire life. We thank all the amazing women in central Ohio who helped plan this event and participated as golfers and sponsors.

2016 Annual Meeting & Luncheon-THANKS

Our 2016 Annual Meeting on November 29, 2016 was an inspiring opportunity to meet our Spotlighted Matches and honor our 2016 Milton Lewin Legacy Award winners: Anderson Concrete and Doug & Kerrii Anderson. Watch here for the date of our 2017 Annual Meeting and Luncheon. You won't want to miss it!