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  • Government Reg. No: 139
  • Registered On: 1978-08-07
  • Expires On: Indefinite
  • Centre Member No: 1510

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  • Last Updated: 20-03-18
  • Last Administered: 19-10-17

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda (BBBS)

Friendship Makes a BIG Difference

  • The Old Argus Insurance Building, 12 Wesley Street, Hamilton HM 11
  • Mailing Address
  • P.O. Box HM 3261, Hamilton HM PX
  • (441) 232-2802
  • Website
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  1. Primary Contact Person(s)

    Primary Contact

    • Patrina O'Connor-Paynter
      Managing Director
      O: 232-2802
    • Patrina O'Connor-Paynter
      Managing Director
      O: 232-2802


    • Joanne Wohlmuth
      Case Manager
      O: 232-2802
    • Lydia Rawlins
      Case Manager
      O: 232-2802
  2. Classification(s) Based on the National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)

  3. Our Mission

    Providing children, primarily from single parent homes, with positive and caring role models. Through these professionally supported one-on-one relationships, our children are able to build lasting relationships which enhance their emotional, social and recreational well being.

  4. About Us

    In 1978, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda (BBBS) was founded following the Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring model established in the United States in 1913. The BBBS of Bermuda Committee was designed by members of our community considering the key elements of the BBBS Organization in North America as well as Bermuda’s... Read More

  5. Programme and Service Highlights

    How does it work? We match a child with an adult mentor - a positive role model and friend. This means that we match the specific strengths, interests, and abilities of the volunteer to the needs of the child. The volunteer, known as a ,Big,, spends a minimum of three hours a week for at least one year with their ,Little, by... Read More

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