COUL: Kites and Halloween

What do you think of when you think of October? Here at BBBS, we think flying kites and Halloween!! COUL recently visited our friends at Berks Heim. First, they made the kites…then, they gave them a “test drive.” As you can see, the kites were flying high at Berks Heim! Most recently, students at Kutztown University got the Halloween season started early for our Little Brothers and Little Sisters…and,…

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COUL/KU: Tie Dye Party

This wasn’t the usual Tie Dye T-shirt party! Oh, the Tie Dye part was in when COUL visited Kutztown University last night… but the t-shirt idea was out. Our friends at KU had a Tie Dye Sock Party for the Littles. Looks like the Bigs and volunteers had just as much fun as the kids!  

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COUL: Fall Cleanup at BBBS

Summer is behind us, and Fall has arrived…and that means time for the annual Fall Clean Up at the agency. Our COUL Littles and Bigs spent Tuesday evening cleaning up some of the signs of Fall at the agency. Our thanks to the all the Littles and Big s who helped!!

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COUL gets ready for FALL

COUL (the Club Of Unmatched Littles) and our matches in September had an opportunity to tour Kutztown University to learn about life on campus. A week later, it was October and that means Halloween time — so the Littles and Bigs dove right into the season and got their hands dirty with some pumpkin carving/painting. COUL is one of our four mentoring programs serving children facing adversity in Berks…

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Littles learn about the “Game of Life”

Our Little Brothers and Little Sisters (and even some of our Bigs) learned about the “Game of Life” last night…courtesy of members of the United Way’s ELU (Emerging Leaders United) and employees of VIST Financial. What’s involved when our kids make that ultimate choice of higher education or going into the workforce right away? Is it just a matter of buying a car…which car…and are there other costs to…

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COUL – Architectural Design

COUL this week was building bridges…literally! No, you won’t be driving your cars — but who knows? Maybe someday you will be driving over a bridge made by one of these inventive Littles.

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Games with a Purpose

So how do you untie a human knot? Carefully…with some teamwork! That was one of the challenges faced by two teams in COUL (Club Of Unmatched Littles) Games With a Purpose II this week!    

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COUL Little of the Year 2016

Little Brother Kasonei is our COUL Little of the Year. At almost every activity that he attends, someone is always commenting how sweet, polite, and well-behaved he is. LB Kasonei sets a great example for his fellow COUL Littles whether they are older or younger.

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