A Not-for-profit Agency & Tax-exempt Charity

Be-A-Friend Program, Inc. is a not-for-profit agency recognized as a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity by the Internal Revenue Service. Contributions to the program qualify for a tax deduction as allowed by law.


Download our latest annual report right here from our website.

Request by Mail

A copy of the latest annual audit for Be-A-Friend Program, Inc., doing business as Big Brothers Big Sisters of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier, can be obtained by contacting to the Development Department by phone at (716) 873-5833, ext. 245, or by mailing a request to:

Big Brothers Big Sister of Erie, Niagara and the Southern Tier
100 River Rock Drive, Suite 104
Buffalo, New York, 14207

Request from a Third-Party

You may also obtain a copy by writing to:

The Office of the Attorney General
Department of Law, Charities Bureau
120 Broadway
New York, New York 10271