FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Big Brothers Big Sisters
Justin Madison Nominated for Big Brother of the Year
Richmond, VA, July 7, 2017 – Senior Solutions Engineer for Teneo, Justin Madison, has been nominated for Big Brother of the Year by local non-profit organization, Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc. As a Big of the Year honoree, Justin and his Little Brother, Omar, will be featured in various media outlets such as newsletters, solicitations, and social media distributed by Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc. through 2018.
Over 50 guests are expected to attended the Big of the Year Celebration honoring five nominees at Troutman Saunders on Wednesday, August 2nd. Executive Director Ann Rohde Payes explains that the 2017 honorees were selected out of 700 mentors from throughout the region based on nominations by their Littles. The Celebration will share Big Brothers Big Sisters mission and outcomes with donors and potential volunteers to encourage further support of one-to-one mentoring relationships.
Each year Big Brothers Big Sisters honors top mentors who have demonstrated commitment to our mission of creating life-changing friendships. “Each honoree has been caring, consistent and compassionate, allowing their Little to have a positive vision for the future. Justin Madison has been especially powerful in promoting academic success and has encouraged his little to work hard and follow his dreams of attending college at Virginia Tech,” says Payes.
About Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc.
Serves over 700 children in Richmond, Hampton Roads, and Tri-Cities who face adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships that change their lives for the better, forever. For more information visit our website or contact Danielle Powell at DPowell@bigbrobigsis.com.
Our Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives reflect our mission of opening minds to new possibilities, and create opportunities for the local and global communities within which we work.
The real passion at Teneo is for investing in education projects that will help some of the poorest people in the world escape a life of poverty. We are proud to have Justin Madison as part of our team that is passionate about making a difference in the world – we know that the bigger we are, the more we can give back. It’s a goal that we all share as a team, and something we’ve always wanted to share more with you.
You can find out more about Teneo and our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility here: www.teneo.net/about/corporate-social-responsibility/