Other Ways to Give


Donating online is just the start.

There are lots of ways to donate to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada and help us make a positive impact on kids in this community. Host a clothing drive or donate gently used items.

Planned Giving
Start putting your trust in us: Making us a part of your trust, bequest or endowment can start many years of giving.

Stocks & Securities
Start helping kids profit. Many donors are now making gifts to us in the form of stocks, bonds and mutual funds.

Foundation & Corporate Giving
Philanthropy starts with you. Big Brothers Big Sisters is grateful for financial support from foundations and corporations.

Become a Corporate Partner
If it weren’t for our generous sponsors, we couldn’t make the Big/Little matches that lead to life-changing results. Make it your business to get involved.

Cars for Kids’ Sake
Donate your car to Big Brothers Big Sisters. We’ll sell it, then start something with the proceeds.

GoodSearch
When you start here, every internet search supports Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada.

Amazon Wish List
Wondering what we need? Look no further than our Wish List. You can buy what you like and have it shipped directly to our office.

Donate Clothing and other items
Donate your gently used clothing, small household items, and books to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada. It's fast, easy, and convenient.

Host a clothing drive or donation bin
Clothing drives are a fun, easy way to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada. Neighborhood associations, businesses, clubs, churches, or other organizations can make a BIG difference for children by sponsoring a clothing drive or hosting a donation bin.

Big Chefs, Big Gala
Come hungry to the foodie event of 2015, and Big Brothers Big Sisters Northern Nevada's premier fundraising event.

BIG Heart, BIG Impact
The “BIG Heart, BIG Impact ” breakfast is designed to inspire you and connect you with our mission. Stay tuned for more into this fall.

Amazon Smile
Don't forget: Whenever you shop on Amazon, you can give to Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada! Just start at this link; it's that easy!

TisBest Charity Gift Cards
A charity gift card works like other gift cards, with one meaningful exception: your recipient uses the funds on the card to support one or more of the 250 charities on the TisBest website. BBBSNN is one of TisBest's Reno local charity partners and we are honored to receive funds through the TisBest Charity Gift Card program.

Host a Clothing Drive

Clothing Drives are an EASY way to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada. Neighborhood associations, businesses, clubs, churches, or other organizations can make a BIG difference for children by sponsoring a clothing drive! We provide the donation barrels; your members provide the clothing. Host your clothing drive and tell your employees, member, or customers to place their gently used items in the donation barrel. Our staff will empty the barrel regularly. Contact us for more information at 775.826.2122 or sshaffer@bbbsnn.org.