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GREENSBURG, Pa. (KDKA) — These are tough times for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Laurel Region.

According to the Observer-Reporter, more than 100 children are on a waiting list with the agency for a Big Brother or Big Sister. This is due to a shortage of volunteers.

People who are interested in potentially becoming a volunteer can contact the agency by calling its main phone number at 724-837-6198 or its Uniontown office is 724-439-8055.

You can also learn more about Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Laurel Region by clicking this link.