Big Buddy matches boys without dads in their lives with volunteers, good guys with big hearts who help them grow into good men.

G.J. Gardner Build

G.J. Gardner Homes are making a positive difference in South Auckland. They are building a stunning 4-bedroom house and donating all the profits to Big Buddy.

Hey Buddy!

Watch our latest Hey Buddy video with our ambassador Jason Gunn who chats to Big Buddy John about the joy he gets from spending time with his Little Buddy André.

Help change a life.

Watch Little Buddy Isaac and his grandma talk about their Big Buddy Shaun on TV's News Hub and see the difference Big Buddy can make.

Find a Big Buddy

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Are you mothering or caring for a boy between 7 and 14 years of age, whose father is not in his life? There are many reasons that his father may not be around, but Big Buddy may be able to help.

Become a Big Buddy

Man and boy ice skating

If you are a man with a good heart and a couple of hours to spare each week, you could make a huge difference to a boy whose dad is not around. It's a rewarding experience for all!

Become a Partner

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The positive difference Big Buddy makes is the result of many. Big Buddy is incredibly grateful for the support of our corporate partners and sponsors who help betters boys' lives every day.

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