Big Brothers Big Sisters Kawartha Lakes – Haliburton says there is a need for more volunteers.

This comes as September marks Big Brothers Big Sisters month.

Executive Director Jim Deflorio says the organization helps children and youth reach their full potentials, and make positive decisions.

Deflorio says over 10 kids in Haliburton County are waiting for a mentor.

You can find out how to become a volunteer by calling 705-324-6800.