Local new business, Virginia Barbeque, located in the Gateway Shopping Center, Edwardsville recently sponsored a Big Brothers Big Sisters Day where a portion of the day’s proceeds benefitted the mentoring program.

Pictured above:  Receiving the check on the left is Tanya Olaviany, Program Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters, and to the right is Alison Splendido, proprietor of the local Virginia Barbeque franchise.   The trio of “Pigs” are Adrianna Connolly, James Kreidler, and Nicholas Space.