Igniting Potential

Celebrate the power of one-to-one mentoring at our biggest party of the year.

When you IGNITE THE POTENTIAL of youth in our community, you help build future leaders.  Help us make more matches possible by being a part of our signature Gala event.  Together, we’re igniting potential and inspiring tomorrow’s leaders.  Please join us!

Purchase tickets now and join us to IGNITE THE POTENTIAL of youth.  Tickets are $250 each.  Current Bigs and mentors receive two tickets for $250!  Questions?  Contact Special Events Coordinator Nancy Bong at (414) 831-4580 or click to email Nancy.

our sponsors


thank you to our 2019 presenting sponsor

2019 Gold Sponsors

2019 Silver Sponsors

2019 Media Sponsor

2019 Table Sponsors

Alpha Source
American Transmission Company, LLC
Annette & AlGene Caraulia
Baker Tilly Search & Staffing
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
BNP Paribas
Briggs & Stratton Corporation
Capital One
E Gluck Corporation
Eppstein Uhen Architects
Foley & Lardner, LLP
Francis Investment Counsel LLC
Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Johnson Controls
Marcus Hotels & Resorts
MGIC Investment Corp.
MUFG Bank, Ltd.
PNC Financial Services Group
Nancy & Guy Smith
Seeds of Health, Inc.
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.
U.S. Bank
Valdes Engineering Company
Wells Fargo
Wisconsin Center District

Congratulations, Honorees!

Governor Tony Evers and First Lady of Wisconsin Kathy Evers will receive the 2019 Martin F. Stein Memorial Champion for Children award.  Our 2019 Matches of the Year will be announced during the program.

Pictured below are our 2018 Matches of the Year and our 2018 Champions for Children. 

Above Left:  Big Brothers Big Sisters President & CEO Amy Chionchio with Brother Match of the Year AJ and James and Sister Match of the Year Treanna and Bertha.  Above Right:  Champions for Children Mary Pat and Nick Zarcone, with their children Jordan and Ali.  We'd also like to congratulate Little Brother Laron, our 2018 Martin F. Stein Memorial Scholarship Winner!