Provide a Foundation of Support

Major investments from foundations have enabled us to continue to give kids their own foundation of positive influence from a caring adult


With the support of foundations, Big Brothers Big Sisters is able to keep reaching out to at-risk children and providing them with much-needed role models. Every child that gains a new perspective regains their opportunity to achieve their future goals.

If you would like to learn more about how your foundation can start big change and support the growth of Big Brothers Big Sisters, please contact our Grants Manager at

We are grateful to the following foundations and philanthropic supporters:

Adams County Community Foundation
Arthur E. & Josephine Campbell Beyer Foundation
Bertsch Family Charitable Foundation
Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne
DeKalb Community Foundation
DEKKO Foundation
Dr. Dane & Mary Louise Miller Foundation
Duke Energy Foundation
Edward & Ione Auer Foundation
Edward J. and Hildegarde H. Schaefer Foundation
Edward M. Wilson Foundation
English Bonter Mitchell Foundation
Eric A. & Mary C. Baade Foundation
Foellinger Foundation
Franklin & Irene List Saemann Foundation

Howard P. Arnold Foundation
Journal Gazette Foundation
JP Morgan Chase Foundation
K21 Health Foundation
Kosciusko Community Foundation
Leeward Foundation Trust
Lincoln Financial Group Foundation
M. E. Raker Foundation
Mary C. & Perry F. Spencer Foundation
Noble County Community Foundation
Noble County REMC
Owen & Jean Pritchard Foundation
St. Joseph Health Foundation
Steel Dynamics Foundation
Steuben County Community Foundation