This year, Lake BBBS has made nine new matches and with school starting the need is greater than ever. All money donated stays here at the lake supporting local children.

Lake of the Ozarks RE/MAX Charitable Foundation awarded Lake Area Big Brothers Big Sisters a $1,000 check to help fund new matches.

This year, Lake BBBS has made nine new matches and with school starting the need is greater than ever. All money donated stays here at the lake supporting local children.

Anyone interested in more information about becoming a mentor or who knows a child between the ages of 6-14 that is in need of a positive influence is asked to go to lakebbbs.org or call Alison at 573-348-5507 or email at Alison.martin@lakebbbs.org. photo provided