Vineland, NJ – November 16, 2022: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cumberland & Salem Counties (BBBS) welcomes Yolise Sosa as their new Enrollment and Matching Specialist. Yolise is passionate about justice, education, and advocating for children.
Yolise, a native of South Jersey, grew up in a tight-knit Puerto Rican and Dominican family. Her family prioritized education and involvement in community organizations and programs. While pursuing her bachelor’s degree at attending La Salle University, Yolise volunteered as a Big Sister and found advocating for children extremely fulfilling. After graduating, Yolise worked as a Child Enrichment Coordinator for DREAM, a mentoring youth program. She is now pursuing her Master’s in Social Work at Rutgers University.
Since Yolise is devoted to enriching the lives of children through education and community involvement, the opportunity to become an Enrollment and Matching Specialist with BBBS seems to be a perfect fit. Yolise shared, “I hope to help bridge the opportunity gap that continues to effect children.” Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cumberland & Salem Counties is excited to give Yolise this opportunity to serve our community and bolster our program.
To learn more about the role mentoring plays in our community or additional ways to support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cumberland & Salem Counties, please call our office at 856.692.0916 or visit our website at www.southjerseybigs.org.