Child of the Week – Sean

sean_webChildren in Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters experience great adversity every day. A Big Brother, Big Sister, Big Couple, or Big Family can take the adversity a child endures, and shape it into a positive experience; One which can change that child’s life Fundamentally, For the Better, Forever!

Meet Sean, a 15 year old who is a creative thinker, and extremely compassionate towards animals. Sean lives with 9 siblings, and could really benefit from some one-to-one time with a Big Brother willing to take him out to try new things. Others describe Sean as a go-getter, and persistent on accomplishing tasks.

One year ago, Sean experienced a truly devastating reality when his Big Brother and mentor of 4 years tragically died. The loss hit Sean hard and impacted him heavily, but eventually the devastation faded away. He now cherishes the time he spent in the past with his Big Brother, and is now ready for new adventures with a new Big Brother.

Sean loves bicycles, motorcycles, and building things. He enjoys school, and gets all A’s in his classes. Sean answers questions with great thought put into them. When he grows up, Sean wants to become a successful chef when he grows up.

8 hours a month is all it takes to change a child’s life. To learn more about becoming a Big Brother, Big Sister, Big Couple, or Big Family please call 778.5135, visit, or ‘Friend’ us on Facebook.

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