Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County starts mentoring program in Elkhart, Goshen elementary schools

Pinewood, West Goshen sites for new school-based program Two new school-based programs are expanding the mentoring efforts for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County. The agency that has worked to pair adult mentors with young people since 1972 has started school-based programs at Pinewood Elementary School in Elkhart Community Schools and West Goshen Elementary in Goshen Community Schools. “Sometimes …

Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces “Bigs Of The Year” Awards

Elkhart, IN—August 14, 2017 Most Little Brothers and Little Sisters think that their Big Brother or Big Sister is the best. But only three Bigs could be recognized by Big Brothers Big Sisters as a “Big of the Year”. Last weekend, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County recognized a Big Brother, a Big Sister, and a “Rookie” Big for …

Kick Off Your Memorial Day Weekend With Bottlecaps & Corks

Bottlecaps & Corks is Michiana’s only amateur beer and wine tasting event. An estimated 400+ attendees will attend this unique fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters, which will feature dozens of locally made beers and wines, live music and more at the Wellfield Botanic Gardens in Elkhart. All beers and wines at the event are made by home brewers and …

Annual ‘Bottlecaps & Corks’ fundraiser set for May 26

ELKHART — Have a taste for the good stuff and a desire to do good in the community? Mark your calendars. The fourth annual Bottlecaps & Corks is set from 5 to 9 p.m. May 26 at Wellfield Botanic Gardens in Elkhart. The event is a showcase for home brewers and vintners, and is also a fundraiser for Big Brothers …

Kick Off Your Memorial Day Weekend With Bottlecaps & Corks

Elkhart, IN—May 10, 2017 Searching for the best way to celebrate the start of summer? Look no further than Bottlecaps & Corks, Michiana’s only amateur beer and wine tasting event. On May 26th, you can sample dozens of locally made beers and wines, enjoy live music by local band rampgascandypop, take in the scenery at the botanic gardens, and more. …

Kick Off Your Memorial Day Weekend With Bottlecaps & Corks

Elkhart, IN—May 9, 2017 Searching for the best way to celebrate the start of summer? Look no further than Bottlecaps & Corks, Michiana’s only amateur beer and wine tasting event. On May 26th, you can sample dozens of locally made beers and wines, enjoy live music by local band rampgascandypop, take in the scenery at the botanic gardens, and more. …

Amateur Brewers And Vintners Needed For Homebrew Competition

Elkhart, IN—February 23, 2017  Do you make a killer Cabernet or the perfect Pale Ale? Big Brothers Big Sisters of Elkhart County is looking for home brewers and vintners to showcase their best beers and wines at Bottlecaps & Corks, the area’s only amateur beer and wine tasting event. Brewers and vintners will have the chance to show off their …