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Becoming a Mentor to a 10-year-old: Bob & Ethan

Jan 27, 2020

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. 

Bob and Ethan on a bike trip September 2019

More information here for Big Brothers Big SistersThere 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

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