BBBSMV-Macomb

BBBSMV-Macomb is a satellite office of Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Mississippi Valley (Davenport, IA) serving McDonough and Warren Counties, Illinois.

Operating as usual

06/09/2021

Enjoyed listening to Bill Maakestad, one of our amazing Big Brothers, at the Downtown Macomb Summer Concert Series.

05/21/2021

Operation Round-Up awards $3,100 to Big Brothers Big Sisters - Macomb FOP Lodge #189 for the Shop with a Cop program. These funds will be used to provide essentials to 31 children in need in the Macomb area. Pictured L-R: Sarah Baca with BBBS, Matt Housewright MPC Operation Round-Up Trustee, Nick Severs Macomb FOP Lodge 189 President, and Kelly Hamm with McDonough Power.

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/21/2021

Thank you to Ball Fore Family Entertainment Center for hosting our Kick off to Summer Par-Tee last night. The Bigs and Littles enjoyed a great evening of puttputt golf ⛳️

From the looks of the scores, I think we have a few future PGA players at BBBS!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/11/2021

THANK YOU to all our customers, volunteers, sponsors and community partners who made the 2021 Plant Sale a huge success! Thank you for supporting BBBS! We’ll see you next year 🌸

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/08/2021

Last Day of BBBS Plant Sale 2021. Still have plenty of beautiful flowers ready for you to beautify your yard or business.

Find us underneath the red tent at Fortress Bank, here til supplies last!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/07/2021

Zoiee and Lynnliee visited the plant sale this morning and picked out beautiful flowers for their mom and grandmas 🌸

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/07/2021

Still looking for that perfect flower basket for your mom, grandma or wife for mother’s Day??
Our beautiful baskets are going fast. Stop in before they are all gone!

Look for us under the big red tent at
Fortress Bank, 500 East Jackson.
Friday and Saturday 8 am to 7!!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/06/2021

Plant Sale Open!!! Come see us at Fortress Bank today!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 05/05/2021

Plant Sale 2021 unloading day!

Special thanks to Dean at Commercial Rental for donating his time and equipment to unload our flowers!

My favorite ladies at the Macomb VFW Post 1921 Tammy and Holly!

Macomb Centennial Morning Rotary Club members Barrie and John.

Big supporters of BBBS Rebecca , Ashley, Bryan, Cheng Lun Tarantola and WIU Social Work student Jackie.

We might have been a small group but we were mighty 💪🏼

See you at the Sale! Opens Thursday at 8 am and runs until Saturday the 8th 🌸

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 04/30/2021

Anyone else excited for the 2021 BBBS PLANT SALE?? The tent is up and ready for next week when you can buy the best flowers in town all while supporting our mission!

Thanks to Chris and Tom of B&S Tent Rental for the quick setup!

Plant sale days and times:
Thursday, May 6- Saturday, May 8
8am- 6:30
#BloomPotential #PlantForACause

04/28/2021

WE ARE IN NEED OF VOLUNTEEERS FOR PLANT SALE!!

Interested in becoming a Plant Sale Volunteer? Get a group of friends or co-workers together to come out and help us with our Annual Plant Sale. **Retail will be open May 6-8 and we need all the help we can get! 🙂
Visit www.plantsale.org or https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e44aeaa22a4fa7-bbbs4 to sign up for a shift or two today!

WE ARE IN NEED OF VOLUNTEEERS FOR PLANT SALE!!

Interested in becoming a Plant Sale Volunteer? Get a group of friends or co-workers together to come out and help us with our Annual Plant Sale. **Retail will be open May 6-8 and we need all the help we can get! 🙂
Visit www.plantsale.org or https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e44aeaa22a4fa7-bbbs4 to sign up for a shift or two today!

04/27/2021

Haven't ordered your flowers yet? Lucky for you the retail site will be open this year! Help us get the word out by sharing our post!

Fill your home, office or space of your choice with the prettiest plants in McDonough County. We offer a huge variety of flowers at the best prices.
#BloomPotential

Haven't ordered your flowers yet? Lucky for you the retail site will be open this year! Help us get the word out by sharing our post!

Fill your home, office or space of your choice with the prettiest plants in McDonough County. We offer a huge variety of flowers at the best prices.
#BloomPotential

04/23/2021

Good News for this Friday! Meet our newest match Scott and Daris.
Big Brother Scott is a retired WIU employee and Army Veteran who wants to me a great mentor for a child in the community. Little Brother Daris is a wonderful, one of a kind kid who we all love at the office. Please help me congratulate Scott and Daris!

Good News for this Friday! Meet our newest match Scott and Daris.
Big Brother Scott is a retired WIU employee and Army Veteran who wants to me a great mentor for a child in the community. Little Brother Daris is a wonderful, one of a kind kid who we all love at the office. Please help me congratulate Scott and Daris!

04/23/2021

Big news with one of our awesome Littles turned Entrepreneur. Devin submitted his business idea to the National Pitch Competition last week! Great job Devin, we are beyond proud of you!
#Devinsdogs

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 04/20/2021

A big thank you to our WIU Sociology intern, Carolina, for organizing the annual Latin Cultural Day. Our matches enjoyed cultural displays, food, crafts and a folkoric dance performance. Also a big thank you to Alpha Psi Lamda, Gamma Phi Omega, Western Illinois University and the WIU Catholic Newman Center Council for hosting such a fun and educational event for our matches.

04/19/2021

TODAY IS YOUR FINAL DAY TO PRE-ORDER PLANTS from the Big Brothers Big Sisters Plant Sale!

Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected! Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

TODAY IS YOUR FINAL DAY TO PRE-ORDER PLANTS from the Big Brothers Big Sisters Plant Sale!

Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected! Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

04/16/2021

ONLY 4 DAYS LEFT TO GET YOUR PRE-ORDER IN! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our matches like Paula and Skylar connected! Paula and Skylar are one of our longest matches at 5 1/2 years!

We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best price!
#PlantForACause #BloomPotential #BBBS

ONLY 4 DAYS LEFT TO GET YOUR PRE-ORDER IN! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our matches like Paula and Skylar connected! Paula and Skylar are one of our longest matches at 5 1/2 years!

We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best price!
#PlantForACause #BloomPotential #BBBS

04/09/2021

DON'T FORGET TO PRE-ORDER YOUR PLANTS TODAY! There is less than two weeks left to get your order in! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected!

We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best price!

#PlantForACause #BloomPotential #BBBS

DON'T FORGET TO PRE-ORDER YOUR PLANTS TODAY! There is less than two weeks left to get your order in! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected!

We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best price!

#PlantForACause #BloomPotential #BBBS

04/05/2021

Thank you to these awesome BIG BROTHERS and Bigs in Blue for igniting potential in their Littles!Your Littles are blessed to have you in their corner! Macomb Illinois Police Department McDonough County Sheriff's Office

PREOrders still open until April 19th. Shop our huge variety of flowers and hanging baskets that will make you the talk of the neighborhood.
Order your plants today at http://plantsale.org and we will deliver right to your door!

Thank you to these awesome BIG BROTHERS and Bigs in Blue for igniting potential in their Littles!Your Littles are blessed to have you in their corner! Macomb Illinois Police Department McDonough County Sheriff's Office

PREOrders still open until April 19th. Shop our huge variety of flowers and hanging baskets that will make you the talk of the neighborhood.
Order your plants today at http://plantsale.org and we will deliver right to your door!

03/31/2021

Reasons why to buy flowers from the BBBS PLANT SALE.

Preordering open til April 19th. Visit https://www.bbbsmv.org/plantsale/ to order flowers today!!
#growpotential

03/30/2021

Big news today! Meet our newest match! Big Sister Jamaira is a WIU student pursuing a degree in Social Work. She enjoys working with children and wants to be a positive role model to her Little. Little Sister Ja’Daela is someone I have watched grow up to be an awesome young lady! She is funny, helpful and kind hearted! She has been waiting for a Big Sister she can look up to and we found her! Please help me congratulate Jamaira and Ja Daela!

Big news today! Meet our newest match! Big Sister Jamaira is a WIU student pursuing a degree in Social Work. She enjoys working with children and wants to be a positive role model to her Little. Little Sister Ja’Daela is someone I have watched grow up to be an awesome young lady! She is funny, helpful and kind hearted! She has been waiting for a Big Sister she can look up to and we found her! Please help me congratulate Jamaira and Ja Daela!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 03/29/2021

Last week our awesome WIU Social Work practicum student, Jackie, organized a “minute to win it”night for our matches. Thank you Jackie for putting on a fun night!

2021 BBBS “Minute to win it” results:
1st place team: The Pink Ladies
2nd place team: The flying aces
3rd place team: Obey Crew
Honorable mention : The Fly Cats
Not pictured: Sleeping Dogs

03/28/2021

Goodbye Winter! Hello Spring! We are buzzing with excitement about the 2021 BBBS Plant Sale. We hope you visit www.plantsale.org like a bee to a honey pot and place your order today! After all, our flowers are the bees knees!

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Place your order TODAY! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected!

SPECIAL OFFER: We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

Goodbye Winter! Hello Spring! We are buzzing with excitement about the 2021 BBBS Plant Sale. We hope you visit www.plantsale.org like a bee to a honey pot and place your order today! After all, our flowers are the bees knees!

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Place your order TODAY! Your PRE-ORDER helps keep our littles and their families connected!

SPECIAL OFFER: We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 03/25/2021

Good News at BBBS! Meet our newest match! Big Sister Brooklynn is a Western Illinois University student majoring in physical education and a student worker WIU Catholic Newman Center. Little Sister Naleigha is the greatest kid. She is creative, has a heart of gold and the most wonderful smile. They both have a passion for cheerleading, gymnastics and dance. We cant wait to see all the fun they have together! Congratulations Brooklynn and NaLeigha!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 03/19/2021

Meet our newest match! Big Sister Hannah is a WIU Social Work student and a member of the awesome Western Illinois University Westernettes Danceline.. Go Leathernecks! Hannah also gives her time to numerous community organizations and BBBS is happy to have her on board!
Little Sister Abigayle has been waiting for the perfect Big and I think we found her in Hannah. They celebrated with a quick game of connect four and Headbands. Please help me congratulate Hannah and Abigayle!

03/17/2021

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Visit www.plantsale.org to help fill your home, office, or space of your choice with the prettiest plants & flowers in McDonough County. We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices. Your PRE-ORDER today helps keep our littles and their families connected!

SPECIAL OFFER: We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

A big THANK YOU to our wonderful presenting sponsors for our Annual Plant Sale -Edward Jones-Financial Advisors, Patrick Kolata, Michael Eckardt & Cory Clem.

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Visit www.plantsale.org to help fill your home, office, or space of your choice with the prettiest plants & flowers in McDonough County. We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices. Your PRE-ORDER today helps keep our littles and their families connected!

SPECIAL OFFER: We are offering FREE delivery for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19. Visit www.plantsale.org today! We offer a huge variety of different flowers at the best prices.

A big THANK YOU to our wonderful presenting sponsors for our Annual Plant Sale -Edward Jones-Financial Advisors, Patrick Kolata, Michael Eckardt & Cory Clem.

03/10/2021

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Visit
www.plantsale.org to help fill your home, office, or space of your choice with the prettiest flowers in McDonough County. Your pre-order today help provides immediate support to our Littles.

Free Delivery (within 20 miles from Macomb) for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19th!

Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Plant Sale pre-orders are open! Visit
www.plantsale.org to help fill your home, office, or space of your choice with the prettiest flowers in McDonough County. Your pre-order today help provides immediate support to our Littles.

Free Delivery (within 20 miles from Macomb) for anyone that places a pre-order by April 19th!

02/27/2021

Bill Maakestad Live 2/26/21

02/26/2021
Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 02/26/2021

Thank you to Macomb’s and Spoon River College Community Outreach own mad scientist, Erin Orwig for letting us experience some awesome science last night!

02/22/2021

Big Brother Bill and Little Brother Damian braved the cold weather and went sledding over the weekend. Looks like they had a fun time together!

Big Brother Bill and Little Brother Damian braved the cold weather and went sledding over the weekend. Looks like they had a fun time together!

02/19/2021

Please help me congratulate our newest match! Big Sister Kerrie was a previous Big while attending WIU. BBBS is thrilled she decided to make an impact on another child in the community. She is also our 7th Big in Blue 🚔!
Little Sister Catlyn has the most charming personality, one of my favorite people and always puts a smile on my face! She was excited to meet her new Big Sister and as the picture suggests they hit it off instantly! Congrats Kerrie and Catlyn!!!

Please help me congratulate our newest match! Big Sister Kerrie was a previous Big while attending WIU. BBBS is thrilled she decided to make an impact on another child in the community. She is also our 7th Big in Blue 🚔!
Little Sister Catlyn has the most charming personality, one of my favorite people and always puts a smile on my face! She was excited to meet her new Big Sister and as the picture suggests they hit it off instantly! Congrats Kerrie and Catlyn!!!

Photos from BBBSMV-Macomb's post 01/27/2021

Thanks to WIU Catholic Newman Center for hosting our first ever Virtual Trivia Match Night! Our trivia host Trivia With Budds was great and all the matches and staff who attended had a fun night!

Our BBBS team the "Stay at Homie Macombies" stood up to the challenge and came in with the fourth highest score of the night! Way to go Littles! I think we have a few future Jeopardy contestants in these pictures!

01/25/2021

#Mentor Monday

#Mentor Monday

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Monday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 8:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 8:30am - 4pm