Positions Available

Our team consists of talented and passionate people in a variety of fields with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

Program Support Volunteers


Volunteer Front Desk Assistant

Volunteer Front Desk Assistants (unpaid position) will assist Big Brothers Big Sisters staff in providing excellent customer service and reception at our front desk. 

Front Desk Assistant position description.

To apply please send resume to Tina@BigDefenders.org or to receive an application please contact Tina at (320) 258-4534 or by email.


  • Screen and assist with phone calls/office visits during time spent at front desk
  • Other general file work/compilation of forms, as needed
  • Data entry

Program Internship

These internship opportunities allow you hands-on experience working in the human services field with a large focus on client and volunteer support and management. As an intern you would have the opportunity to observe interviews, match support calls & check-ins and annual match meetings. You would also be able to conduct reference calls and write assessments, learning to use your professional judgement.

You would be able to participate in staff and program meetings, while having the opportunity to work with other youth serving/non-profit agencies and area schools.

Majors in the Human Service field are preferred, such as Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Child and Family Studies, etc.

If interested, please contact Tasha at Tasha@BigDefenders.org with letter of interest and resume.

Advancement Internship

This internship would be strongly focused on preparing and implementing the groundwork for fundraising events. As an intern, you would work closely with the special events committee to plan, organize and create the event(s) as well as develop partnerships with businesses.

Other opportunities may include helping prepare for presentations to companies, data entry, attending committee meetings and networking events, and coordination of smaller projects.

All majors are considered for this internship, with an emphasis on business and/or marketing. The schedule can be flexible, however, approximately
15 - 20 hours a week is expected.

If interested, contact Tina at Tina@BigDefenders.org with letter of interest and resume.

Have you been involved with BBBS as a Little or Big? Want to continue to Defend Potential but can't make the commitment of being a mentor? We NEED YOU! Represent BBBS as a Big Ambassador at events, and advancing the mission through cultivating potential mentors. Stand with us! Contact Tina at Tina@BigDefenders.org or at 320.258.4534.