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Live A Little: Meet Nate

Nate comes from a big family and works hard to teach his younger siblings to be kind, but he is looking for a big brother, someone he can learn from and look up to.

When it comes to playing board games 8-year-old Nate is pretty competitive.

And the third-grader loves to play games outside whenever he gets the chance.

"Tag and Hide N' Go Seek," he smiled.

Nate comes from a big family and works hard to teach his younger siblings to be kind, but he is looking for a big brother, someone he can learn from and look up to.

"Some are nice and they play with you. That's why God gave you a big brother and big sister," Nate said.

Nate is one of more than 100 children on the waiting list for mentors with Big Brothers Big Sisters of East Tennessee.

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He said he could use some help with homework and math.

And he already knows he wants to be a police officer when he grows up.

"They protect other people," he said.

So if you like to play board games, you're up for a challenge and you have a few hours to commit a couple of times a month, maybe you and Nate can live a little.

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