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11/12/2009 5:25:00 PM
Stefany
Meet Stefany, a friendly, 7-year-old girl who loves art! Whether she is painting, drawing or writing, she loves it all! She loves to play outside, go horseback riding, fishing and go to amusement parks. Stefany also likes to watch movies, play board games and play video games.
Meet Stefany, a friendly, 7-year-old girl who loves art! Whether she is painting, drawing or writing, she loves it all! She loves to play outside, go horseback riding, fishing and go to amusement parks. Stefany also likes to watch movies, play board games and play video games.

When you were growing up, was there someone in your life who you looked up to? Someone who was there to listen to you and has now helped to shape the person you are today?

You have the opportunity to be that person to a child 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.

These children are typically raised by a single mom or grandparent. Parents and guardians don’t always have enough time to give their children the one-on-one attention that they need. Make a difference in a young person’s life, volunteer to become a Big today!

Meet Stefany, a friendly, 7-year-old girl who loves art! Whether she is painting, drawing or writing, she loves it all! She loves to play outside, go horseback riding, fishing and go to amusement parks. Stefany also likes to watch movies, play board games and play video games.

Stefany lives with her mom, her mom’s boyfriend and her two younger sisters.

She speaks both Spanish and English and isn’t completely fluent in English. Stefany needs a Big Sister or family match who speak some Spanish.

She would also like a Big that would play basketball with her, and help with schoolwork and English..

Join Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters today by becoming a Big Brother of Big Sister to a young person like Stefany! Just a few hours a couple times a month is all it takes to change a life.

Contact Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters at 928-634-9789 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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