Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa is hosting a brand new event called Are You Smarter Than a Little? on Friday, November 22 at 6pm at Franklin Junior High. This event will feature business and community leaders from across the Greater Des Moines area as contestants in a game based on the popular “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader” TV show. Each of the contestants will be paired with one of our youth and will face off in a friendly, fun competition to see who can win the game! The event will include a cocktail reception, silent auction prior to the game show, and dessert reception to follow.

Our Celebrity Contestants include:
Emily Abbas - SVP, Bankers Trust
Jim Brannen - CEO, FBL Financial Group
Marta Codina - Community Bank President, Wells Fargo
Rosalind Fox - Factory Manager, John Deere
Ron Grensteiner - President, American Equity Investment Life Insurance Co.
Jeff Russell - President & CEO, Delta Dental of Iowa
Mike Wilson - President & CEO, Federal Home Loan Bank
Shekinah Young - Program Officer, Principal Financial Group 

Thank you to our sponsors!


RENEE HARDMAN