BBBSSCI Names New CEO Jennifer Quick-Cook

Ms. Quick-Cook joins BBBSSCI after spending the last five years with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kentuckiana. She held various roles supporting and managing areas of increasing responsibility in fund development, continuous improvement and programming within the Kentuckiana service area of 10 counties. With nearly a decade of non-profit experience coupled with her background in legal services, Jennifer has successfully impacted the lives of hundreds of individuals, families, and children. Ms. Quick-Cook received her Bachelor’s degree in paralegal services from Sullivan University and her Master’s degree in social work from Spalding University.

“We are very excited to welcome Jennifer to the agency and our community,” said Kelly Abel, Board President, BBBSSCI. “Jennifer comes to us with in-depth knowledge of how the agency operates, but also brings a new set of skills to help us grow and change the lives of more children in our community.”

together, we are
Defenders of Potential

Big brothers BIG SISTERS

OF SOUTH CENTRAL INDIANA

Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central Indiana seeks to ignite the power and promise of youth throughout our communities. We operate in communities all across the South Central Indiana area. Our mentors work with children in the community, in their schools, at after-school clubs, and many places in between. Our unique brand of one-to-one mentoring has a Big impact all over the nation.

PROGRAMS

community

Adult “Bigs”, age 18 or older, are matched with Littles in a one-to-one mentoring relationship and spend time together doing activities in their community. Through friendship, Bigs experience the joy of helping children discover a world of opportunities.

School bigs

due to COVID-19 restrictions this program is currently on pause

Adult Bigs, age 18 or older, provide Littles between grades K-12 with one-to-one time and attention with activities or education in local schools during the child’s lunch break or enrichment hour.

bigs with badges

We  kicked off our Bigs In Badges (BIB) program in the start of 2020. Our  BIB program includes police, firefighters, EMTs, Conservation Officers, and more! Bigs in Badges typically spend an hour or so a week with a child during lunch or in their enrichment hour hanging out, doing fun activities, and enjoying the time together. This program is critical to bridging gaps in our community.

boys and girls club bigs

due to COVID-19 restrictions this program is currently on pause

We  kicked off our Bigs In Badges (BIB) program in the start of 2020. Our  BIB program includes police, firefighters, EMTs, Conservation Officers, and more! Bigs in Badges typically spend an hour or so a week with a child during lunch or in their enrichment hour hanging out, doing fun activities, and enjoying the time together. This program is critical to bridging gaps in our community.

real life stories from those we serve

Big Brothers Big Sisters seeks to empower the potential of all children  between 6 and 18 years of age in our community. Our network of volunteers, donors and supporters comes from all walks of life, all backgrounds, all corners of the community.