ST. CLOUD -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota announced their selections for the charity's volunteers of the year.

Ryan Ross of St. Joseph was named Big Brother of the Year and Faye Mrozek of St. Cloud was named Big Sister of the year for their outstanding roles as mentors.

Selections for High School Bigs of the Year were also announced.  Ben Kraemer of Foley High School was named High School Big Brother of the Year and Kia Grinland of Sartell High School was named High School Big Sister of the Year.

The selections for Bigs of the Year will be honored at the charity's annual Big Celebration on March 15th.

Mrozek and "Little Sister" Sydney. Photo: Shannon Giffin

Big Brothers Big Sisters is still looking for more volunteers as more than 85 local children are waiting for a mentor.

To get involved with Big Brothers Big Sisters, call 320-253-1616 or visit their website.