Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas – Cabarrus County (BBBSCC) will host a free fraternity and friends mixer for members of Alpha Phi Alpha, Omega Psi Phi, and Kappa Alpha Psi fraternities this week at Cabarrus Brewing Company
During the event, guests will learn about the national Mentoring Brothers in Action Initiative and how to become a mentor.
BBBSCC is in need of African-American male mentors. The Mentoring Brothers in Action Initiative is a national collaborative partnership with historically black fraternities with a goal to engage more African-American men in fraternal, social, faith-based and professional organizations to get involved in one-to-one mentoring to change the odds for African American boys.
The free event will be held on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the brewery, which is located at 329 McGill Avenue Northwest in Concord.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas was founded in 1972, with the belief that inherent in every child is the potential to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer-supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters' mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas serves more than 1,500 youth each year, ages 5-18, in Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, and York counties, through meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (Bigs) and youth (Littles). These one-to-one mentoring relationships have a measurable, positive impact on a child’s social, emotional and educational well-being. For more information, visit bbbscentralcarolinas.org.