Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri is eager to help UMSL students make a big difference in a Normandy Middle School child’s life.  Big Brothers Big Sisters works to match “Bigs” with a “Little” that has similar interests, so you can build a nurturing, fun and enduring friendship.  Bigs and Littles can do a variety of enjoyable and rewarding activities, including playing sports or games, baking and visiting the park.  No matter which activity you choose, your time, friendship and mentoring will help you be a positive role model for your Little.  To be a successful Big, you must be prepared to commit to a minimum of one year and be willing to meet two to three times per month for four to six hours.

If you are interested in becoming a Big Brother or Big Sister, you can download an application and return it completed to:

The Office of Student Life
366 Millennium Student Center
One University Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63121 

For more information on Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri, please visit their website or contact the Office of Student Life at 314-516-5291 or by email at