Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Indiana – First Annual Gala, “Big Heart Big Impact”

Big Brothers Big Sisters is hosting our 1st Annual Gala, “Big Heart Big Impact” a semi-formal event. The Gala will take place on Thursday, November 4, at The Crescent Room at Milestones. The evening will begin with appetizers and drinks during our social cocktail hour. It will include a delicious dinner catered by Riverwalk, special guests Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke, Megan DiVenti, Morning Anchor at 44 News who is a mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters Executive Director, Andrew Backes, and the announcement of Big (Mentor) of the year. To reserve a table or purchase a ticket visit,

We are going to celebrate mentoring and will be treating our guests to a night of storytelling and community impact. Bid on exciting live and silent auction items. Proceeds raised will support Big Brothers Big Sisters. Big Brothers Big Sisters is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization; all donations are tax-deductible and will remain local to assist participants in the tri-state area. Current events bring challenges, but we have every intention of making this event happen!

Big Brothers Big Sisters is a one-to-one mentoring non-profit local organization (last year 9,463 volunteer hours) and all the money goes directly to our community and Big Brothers Big Sisters. Having a mentor makes a big difference! Established in 1969, we currently serve children in Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, Spencer, and Gibson Counties in Southwest Indiana, and Henderson County in Kentucky. Learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Indiana at

Job to be done: Create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth.

What we believe: All youth DESERVE to achieve their full potential.

How we are going to do this: Commitment, Meaningful Relationships, Lasting Impact.