2016

George Russell and Sergio R.

Date Paired:  January 5, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 11

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: skiing together, playing chess and taking in some cultural events!

George Russell and Sergio R. (LB)
Erin Greenwood and Monica A. (LB)

Erin Greenwood and Monica A.

Date Paired:  January 6, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 15

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Basalt

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to check out the art galleries in the valley!

Hana Maclean and Eliza M.

Date Paired:  January 11, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to the Snowmass Club to swim together!

Hana Maclean and Eliza M.
Alex Tiernan and Manuel M. (LB)

Alex Tiernan and Manuel M.

Date Paired:  February 8, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 9

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Snowmass

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Playing basketball together!

Zuzana Daniels and Caitlyn J.

Date Paired:  February 11, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Getting to do all of the wonderful Buddy Program sponsored activities!

Zuzana Daniels and Caitlyn J. (LB)
Bryan Baker and Aiden S. (LB)

Bryan Baker and Aidan S.

Date Paired:  February 12, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Snowmass

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Grabbing some breakfast then going sledding together!

Lindsay Dudycha and Camila N.

Date Paired:  February 16, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Basalt

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Coloring together while we eat frozen yogurt!

Lindsay Dudycha & Camila N.
Alejandra V. (LB) and Sarah Armstrong

Sarah Armstrong and Alondra V.

Date Paired:  February 16, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 11

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Getting some ice cream and checking out the Basalt Library!

Valerie Arenivar and Valerie V.

Date Paired:  February 17, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 13

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Basalt

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to the Buddy Program sponsored activities!

Valerie Vidal (LB) and Valerie Arenivar
Brett Nelson and Michael Q. (LB)

Brett Nelson and Michael Q.

Date Paired:  February 17, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Skiing in the winter and playing football in the summer!

Christy Doyon and Hazel N.

Date Paired:  February 24, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 11

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Meredith

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Talking about art and music while we meet at Basalt Middle School during lunch time!

Christie Doyon & Hazel N. (School Based)
Clarity Fornell and Roxana M.

Clarity Fornell and Roxana M.

Date Paired:  March 7, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 17

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Doing art projects together! We are going to make a book, because Clarity knows how to do book binding!

Jeanne Walker and Sucibeth G.

Date Paired:  April 1, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 11

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Lazy Glen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Jeanne is going to teach Sucibeth how to swim, which is fantastic because Sucibeth wants to learn and Jeanne used to teach swimming lessons!

Jeanne Walker (BB) and Sucibeth Guzman (LB)
Jon Hoistad (BB) and Salvador Paredes Lepe (LB)

Jon Hoistad and Salvador P.

Date Paired:  April 21, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 12

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Glenwood Springs/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to the Glenwood Hot Springs and hiking Hanging Lake!

Beth Arenella and Zuleika H.

Date Paired:  May 2, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 13

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Being as active as possible! They will hike, run, climb together and keep each other on their toes!

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Arlene Nelson & Jackie K.

Arlene Nelson and Jakaline K.

Date Paired:  May 3, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 12

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: We share a love of history, dressing up in costumes, hiking, nature and enjoying the simple things in life!

Lorena Rojas and Addison M.

Date Paired:  May 31, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 7

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: We are going to go swimming, bike riding, play at the park, and go to ACES!

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Coulter Burch and Chris C.

Date Paired:  June 1, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 15

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Snowmass

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Mountain biking, fishing, and anything outdoors!

Andy Fisher and Abie T.

Date Paired:  June 15, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 12

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Old Snowmass/Little Buddy Lives in Basalt

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Checking out the fire engines at the Snowmass Fire Department, swimming, hiking, then patrolling the mountain in the winter!

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Maddy Fones & Morgan K. (LB)

Maddy Fones and Morgan K.

Date Paired:  June 16, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 9

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in El Jebel

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Sharing our love for sports and the outdoors together!

Emily Cackett and Vitoria S.

Date Paired:  July 27, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 13

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen Village

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Sharing our love for cultural events, concerts and the theatre!

Emily Cackett & Vitoria S.
Meredith Kasper & Iovanna M. (LB)

Meredith Kasper and Iovanna M.

Date Paired:  August 19, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 10

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Riding our bikes around Carbondale and taking on some art projects!

Quinn Donnelly and Brian G.

Date Paired:  August 13, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 7

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Playing Legos during Brian’s lunch at CRES!

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Bryan Baker and Nicolas F.

Date Paired:  September 7, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 8

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen Village

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going skateboarding and grabbing a bite (or many) at Tasters Pizza afterwards!

Kimber Kurr and Daniella R.

Date Paired: Sept 26, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 7

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen Village

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Participating in the Buddy Program actives and getting to know each other!

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Deborah Walson and Kira H.

Date Paired: October 7, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 9

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Getting to know each other by reading, playing games and doing arts & crafts at Aspen Community School!

Mallory Yacullo and Samira H.

Date Paired:  October 10, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 12

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going out for Samira’s birthday and celebrating by having pizza at Peppino’s in Carbondale!

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Becky Church and Alison C.

Date Paired:  November 7, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 7

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Woody Creek

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to the ARC to swim and then eating our favorite food- PIZZA!

Mollie Rice & Rayla M.

Date Paired:  November 8, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 8

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Basalt

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going to the Celebration Dinner for our first outing and exploring the valley together!

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Erik Wardell & Ariel R.

Date Paired:  November 18, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 11

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Carbondale/Little Buddy Lives in Carbondale

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Shooting hoops together and eating pizza afterwards!

Lori Small & Lily C.

Date Paired:  November 28, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 6

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen Village

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Chatting in the library, playing games together and wearing our favorite color-pink!

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Grace Smith & Xiomara R.

Date Paired:  December 1, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 8

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Snowmass/Little Buddy Lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Speaking both Spanish and English to each other while we play outside!

Hank Carter & Kiernon S.

Date Paired: December 20, 2016

Little Buddy Age: 12

Resides In: Big Buddy lives in Aspen/Little Buddy lives in Aspen

Some things they’re looking forward to doing together: Going bowling, and hanging out outside!

Hank Kiernon