Mission Statement:

Our mission is to enhance the lives of people with intellectual disabilities by matching them with college student volunteers in a mutually enriching friendship .

Upcoming Events


Welcome Back!

Saturday, 9/19/15
Krasa Basketball Court

Friendship Walk

Saturday, 10/10/15
Benedictine University

BUddies Got Talent!

Saturday, 11/14/15
Coal Ben


Executive Board:


President: Lauryn Ligocki

Vice President/ Activities Coordinator: Katie Conklin

Membership Coordinator: Emily Bolton

Treasurer: Jonathan Greziovski

Public Relations Coordinator: Max Quinines

Associate Member Coordinator: Arth Bhansali

Advisor: Father David Turner

General Body Meetings for Fall 2015


Day of the Week: Tuesdays

Time: 12:20pm-1:20pm

Location: Kindlon 161

How Often?: Weekly

For more information contact the Coordinator of Student Involvement

Daniel Turano

Student Life

" Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other" —John F. Kennedy


  • Student Life

  • Marco Masini, Associate Vice President
    Phone: (630) 829-6124
    Fax: (630) 829-6348
    E-mail: mmasini@ben.edu

  • Luba Baranivsky, Assistant to the VP
    E-mail: lbaranivsky@ben.edu

  • Lownik Hall, Room 152
    5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m