Category: Volunteering

Mentor’s desire to make a difference leads to big BBBS honor

Terence Daniels and Terrell in San Diego

Terence Daniels decided to volunteer as a Big Brother mentor because, he says, “I live by the idea of wanting this world to be a better place because I was in it. I wasn’t sure if I had what it takes to be a ‘Big,’ but I knew I could share my story and some of the lessons I’ve learned and pass them on.” His strategy worked. At this summer’s National Big Brothers Big Sisters gala in San Diego, he was named National Big Brother of the Year.

Nominations open for Champions of Mercy

They’re humble servants who feed the hungry, tend the sick, comfort the lonely and protect the vulnerable. They inspire others to be merciful to neighbors and strangers alike. Chances are you know a Champion of Mercy, and Catholic Charities seeks your support in honoring their service.

Sara Cooperrider: pursuing a family legacy of service

Sara Cooperrider

Born and raised in Cincinnati, Sara Cooperrider’s commitment to volunteer service has deep roots, stretching back to childhood.

Sara Cooperrider is a mother of two, a community volunteer and a lawyer with The Kroger Co. She was recently honored by the Ohio State Bar Foundation with its districtwide community service award for attorneys 40 and under. Find out what drives her to serve…