5 years ago Bob Mailloux took a leap. He had noticed a lot of kids around the Cape were getting in trouble, and he was worried. He signed up as a mentor, through Big Brothers Big Sisters.
More information here for Big Brothers Big Sisters. There are currently 92 Littles waiting for a Big on the Cape, 76 of which are boys. Special thanks to Ethan, Laura, Bob and JR Mell for making this story possible.
This piece came to us from our production partners at Atlantic Public Media through their media training program, The Transom Story Workshop in Woods Hole. Katz Laszlo is a graduate of the workshop and you can find out more about that program at Transom.org
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