Big Brothers Big Sisters Thanks you for Joining the Village at “An Evening to Remember”
On Saturday, April 28th Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties held its annual recognition ceremony “An Evening to Remember” It Takes a Village presented by Dex Imaging. Honorees David Pittinos and Richard Bova received the Raising a Child and Raising Children Award, a special recognition given to individuals and businesses who are committed to changing young lives. Guests enjoyed a fun night of cocktails, culinary delights, croquet, and entertainment provided by the talented children in our programs Rhiannon, Sarah, and Sophie. The evening raised almost $25,000 to benefit mentoring programs.
In addition, volunteer mentors were honored with the annual “Big of the Year” title. Congratulations to the winners are Workplace Partner Kim Gibbons, Teen Big Kyla Shelling, Big Brother Richard Werkmeister and Big Sister of the Year Markella Haynes. Congratulations also to those who were nominated including volunteers Helen Porter, Jamie Irwin, Tara Bachinsky, Lindsey Bond, Sophie McClung, Eric Salvati, Ashley Sagar, Natasha Chen, and Wanda Phillips.