BBBS Hall of Fame 2022

BBBS of Danville Area held its inaugural BBBS Hall of Fame 2022 Luncheon on Tues, Dec 13 at Southside Community Learning Center, DRHA. The luncheon included the keynote speaker, Mayor Alonzo Jones. 10 people who made significant contributions to BBBS of Danville Area were recognized. Dr. Edward White, Arlene Creasy, Sheriff Michael Mondul, Sander Wingate, Curtis Carrington, Tanya Hilliard, Dr. Angela Hairston, John Gilstrap, John Moody, and Founder Judge Spiros Skendaris. Next year, our organization will celebrate 50 years of service in the city of Danville and Pittsylvania County. For more info, contact Pat Daniel at 434-773-8394.

BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Doctor Edward White. Doctor Edward White is holding his award for 30 years of service as a Board Member, Chairperson, and Treasurer.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Doctor Edward White. Doctor Edward White is holding his award for 30 years of service as a Board Member, Chairperson, and Treasurer.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with John Moody. John Moody is holding his award for 7 years of service as a Board Member and Consistent Donor.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with John Moody. John Moody is holding his award for 7 years of service as a Board Member and Consistent Donor.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Sander Wingate. Sander Wingate is holding her award for 15 years of service as a Board Secretary and Big Sister.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Sander Wingate. Sander Wingate is holding her award for 15 years of service as a Board Secretary and Big Sister.
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Tanya Hilliard. Tanya Hilliard is holding her award for 5 years of service and 2022's "Secret Santa."
BBBS CEO Pat Daniel is pictured with Tanya Hilliard. Tanya Hilliard is holding her award for 5 years of service and 2022's "Secret Santa."

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2022 Annual Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, Dec 3, BBBS and SOVAH Health held the Annual Pancake Breakfast. Attendees were Bigs, Littles, family members, parents, and volunteers. Special guest Janeen Edmunds provided music. Special thanks to SOVAH hospital executives and staff for their assistance. We look forward to next year's event.

BBBS and SOVAH Annual Pancake Breakfast 1
BBBS and SOVAH Annual Pancake Breakfast 2
BBBS and SOVAH Annual Pancake Breakfast 3
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Signing Day for Gary and Hamir

It was Signing Day on Friday, Nov 11 for our new Big Gary Terry, CEO of Boys and Girls Club of the Danville Area, and Little Hamir. This is the beginning of a collaborative effort, UW Operation Graduation, with Boys and Girls Club, Community, and Church Based Tutorial.

Signing Day - Gary and Hamir 2022

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Bigs and Littles Attend the Motown Forever Concert 2022

Monday, Nov 7, 11 Littles and 4 Bigs had dinner at iHop and attended the Motown Forever Concert. Tickets were donated by the Danville Concert Association. Pictured are Larissa, Little Makyla, Vera, Little Diahmyn, Sheriff Mondul, Ferrell twins, Ann Lovelace, and Ingram Littles.

BBBS at Motown Forever 1
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First Annual Walk or Run for Fun

Saturday Sept 24, BBBS of Danville Area held the first annual Walk or Run for Fun event. The event began at the Drop Box Parking Lot (formerly Blackwell Motor Company) and continued on Union Street Bridge.

Thanks to our board members and 3 Greek letter organizations for supporting the event!

 

For more information, contact Pat Daniel at 434-773-8394.

2022 Walk or Run for Fun 2

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Walk or Run for Fun

Join us Sat, Sept 24 at 7:30am for our Walk or Run for Fun! Check out the flyer or call 434-773-8394 for more info.

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Signing Day for Dominic and Kein

It was signing Day at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Danville Area. Little Kein and Big Dominic were signed as a match on 8/3/22. For more information as to how you can volunteer, call Pat Daniel at 434-773-8394.

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Little Goes to Military Ball

BBBS of Danville Area Little, Cara Barrett, is a member of Dan River High School's softball team. She started playing JV in 9th grade. Cara plays on a traveling softball team locally and throughout the region. She is pictured in her uniform and going to the military ball.
Cara has been with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Danville Area for almost 10 years. Her brother started in the program first, and his sister followed in his footsteps and became part of the program.

Cara Barrett Miltary Ball 1
Cara Barrett Miltary Ball 2

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Signing Day for David and Kennon

It was "Signing Day" at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Danville Area for Fire Chief and Big David and Little Kennon. This is the start of a new match. If you're interested in volunteering to be a Big, contact Pat Daniel at 434-773-8394.

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