Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean County (BBBSOC) is proud to announce that Big Brothers Big Sisters Nationwide Leadership Council identified BBBSOC as a winner of the Big Brothers Big Sisters 2016 Gold Standard Award for their leadership, growth, and dedication to helping area youth. This is especially exciting for BBBSOC as they are celebrating their 20th Anniversary, 20 years of changing the lives of children in Ocean County.
The Gold Standard Award recognizes the agencies that have increased their revenue by at least 5% and grown the number of matches year after year. In the past year, BBBSOC has served over 500 children.
“Earning this award shows the commitment of not only Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean Country but the entire community including donors, board members, and staff”, said Pam Iorio, President and CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. “We thank Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean County for pursuing growth and quality to serve more children in Ocean County, NJ.”
Out of more than 300 Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies across the country, BBBSOC is one of only 16 agencies that was recognized as a Gold Standard Award Winner at the 2017 Big Brothers Big Sisters National Conference.