We receive bi-partisan support

No matter who's in the oval office, we've counted on funding from the federal government. And they've been kind enough to deliver.

Government Partners

Federal government support and funding enables local agencies to make a significant impact in their communities and helps maintain strong standards nationally. We have been awarded competitive grants from the following Federal agencies to reinforce our work on behalf of America’s at-risk children:

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Government Partners Supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Johnson County: 

City of Coralville

City of Iowa City 

City of North Liberty

Iowa Department of Public Health

Johnson County Social Services/Board of Supervisors


 If you are interested in partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters on public policy initiatives, please contact Executive Director Daleta Thurness at daleta@bbbsjc.org