Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Luis Obispo County is excited to announce they have received a $2,500 grant from The Albertsons Companies Foundation.  Their funding will go towards the agency’s programs, providing one-to-one mentoring relationships for children throughout San Luis Obispo County.

“The impact that Big Brothers Big Sisters has on our youth in San Luis Obispo County is far-reaching.  The Albertsons Companies Foundation is proud to partner with this great organization that provides kids in our community with much-needed adult role models” states Tim Krauk, General Manager of Vons San Luis Obispo.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Board Vice President Karen Colombo; Laura Dimmitt; and Development Director Patty Carpenter receive a check from Vons General Manager Tim Krauk.

About Big Brothers Big Sisters:

Big Brothers Big Sister’s mission is to create and support one-to-one mentoring relationships that ignite the power and promise of youth. The local, volunteer and donor funded organization provides targeted recruiting, screening, training and matching, as well as ongoing support, safety training and supervision for volunteers, children and families.  For more information on volunteering or contributing to Big Brothers Big Sisters, call 805-781-3226, or visit