.

Little of the Week: Matt from Howell

Little brother in need of positive male role model.

I’m Matt from Howell.   

I’m 12 and never really got to “hang out” with guys, so I didn’t do lots of guy stuff. I didn’t know my dad until I was six. 

Joining the Big Brothers Big Sisters program was great because I got to hang out with a guy I could relate to. We enjoyed going to a movie or just talking. My Big Brother was my ideal match because he was funny, loved to have fun, and gave me confidence. 

We were matched for a year before he went to college. Saying goodbye was tough. I would really like to get another Big Brother.

If you would like to be Matt’s Big Brother or a child in your area, call Big Brothers Big Sisters of Livingston County at 517-546-1140 and start something good, today.

Want to learn about other kids in need of a good mentor, look for our previous blogs on Patch.

This post is contributed by a community member. The views expressed in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Patch Media Corporation. Everyone is welcome to submit a post to Patch. If you'd like to post a blog, go here to get started.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something