Jerome A. Pollos/Coeur d'Alene Press, AP
Megan Wolley, 10, plays with her "big sister" Emily Schneider during a lunch Thursday for members of the Big Brothers Big Sisters school-based mentoring program at Skyway Elementary in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. In its first year at the school, 11 students were matched with mentors who visited one hour per week to play, do arts and crafts or eat lunch.
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