Mentoring Month All-Star: The Story of Jill and Makaila

How this Big Brothers Big Sisters match has become a family.

Makaila shares why Jill means so much to her in 'Start Something' episode 3. (Photo: Big Brothers Big Sisters)
Jenny Inglee is a Los Angeles-based journalist and the Education Editor at TakePart.

I didn't know what to expect, but I love kids and she is a bright sunshine.

"She makes my day," Jill says about her mentee Makaila. In episode 3 of Big Brothers Big Sisters' Start Something (TM) video series, Jill and Makaila share what makes their mentor match last.


Big Brothers Big Sisters’ online reality series, Start Something (TM), follows the lives of six matches in the Newark, New Jersey, area. You can start something and show your support for these matches by sharing the video and donating via the Big Brothers Big Sisters of America Facebook page.

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