"I am thrilled to welcome Jane onto our team," says Big Brothers Big Sisters CEO, Emily Johnson. "Her passion for helping children is inspiring and I feel so lucky that she has chosen to join our mission of changing children’s lives for the better though mentoring."
Originally from Australia, Jane moved to the United States in 2001, and since that time she has worked for 2 local non-profits in a Development role. Most recently she worked with the Children’s Home Society of Idaho and according to Jane “another wonderful non-profit focused on helping children succeed… Being an advocate for the smallest voices in our community is so rewarding, and I am truly honored to be a part of the BBBS team and support them in their mission. ”
About Big Brothers Big Sisters
The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country. Locally, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Idaho develops positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people throughout Ada and Canyon County.