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National Recognition for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee

Melissa Hudson-Gant, CEO, receives 2018 Quality Award (center)

Agency, Staff and Board Member Receive Nods of Excellence for Outstanding Service

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee received three national awards at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America national conference held recently in Charlotte, NC.

Director of Match Support and Engagement, Amber Leach, received the Margaret Slack Award for outstanding level of professionalism and quality of service. Board member, Chad Greer, received the Janice and Bill Hanna Award which honors a Board member who exemplifies the qualities of stewardship and responsible management of a local Big Brothers Big Sisters agency. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee is one of 18 agencies who received the 2018 Quality Award which recognizes agencies that exceed national averages in match retention, average match length, and match support for volunteers.

“I am so proud of Amber, Chad, our staff, and volunteers for all of their hard-work defending the potential of young people in our community,” says Melissa Hudson-Gant, CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee. “We are honored to receive these awards and to be recognized among our peers across the nation.”

Nearly 300 Big Brothers Big Sisters agencies operate across the United States.