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11/5/2009 5:31:00 PM
Luis
Luis prefers the outdoors over staying inside any day. He loves playing with his friends and also likes Legos and Sponge Bob. Luis says hed just like a Big Brother who would play with him outdoors, go to the park, play ball or Frisbee, or ride bikes. Hed also like to go horseback riding, swimming, fishing or play board games. Hed love to learn how to fix a bike!
Luis prefers the outdoors over staying inside any day. He loves playing with his friends and also likes Legos and Sponge Bob. Luis says hed just like a Big Brother who would play with him outdoors, go to the park, play ball or Frisbee, or ride bikes. Hed also like to go horseback riding, swimming, fishing or play board games. Hed love to learn how to fix a bike!

Do you remember the older guy you used to think was so cool and how much you wanted to be like him? It’s your turn to be that person to a boy in our community! At Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters there are over 400 boys and girls waiting to be matched with a Big Brother, Big Sister or Family. Make an impact in a boy’s life simply by taking that first step and volunteering to be a Big Brother today!

Luis is an adventurous 6-year-old boy who just started the first grade. He loves writing and prides himself by saying he can write long stories! Luis loves all sports. His favorite sport is soccer and he also likes football, bowling and playing catch.

Luis prefers the outdoors over staying inside any day. He loves playing with his friends and also likes Legos and Sponge Bob. Luis says he’d just like a Big Brother who would play with him outdoors, go to the park, play ball or Frisbee, or ride bikes. He’d also like to go horseback riding, swimming, fishing or play board games. He’d love to learn how to fix a bike!

Luis is somewhat quiet and prefers to listen rather than talk. When he grows up he wants to be a policeman.

His mother is very supportive of Luis having a Big Brother and says that he would benefit from having someone who is energetic, active, interested in sports and able to help Luis have fun just being a kid. She wants Luis to be able to connect with an active and positive male figure and wants her son to be happy.

Join Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters today by becoming a Big Brother of Big Sister to a young person like Luis! Just a few hours a couple times a month is all it takes to change a life. Contact Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters at 928-778-5135 or online at www.azbigs.org. Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters is a volunteer and donor supported organization proven to help the most vulnerable children in our communities succeed through one-to-one relationships. The organization currently serves 17 communities and over 60 school sites within Yavapai County and Sedona.


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