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"I was accepted into the Bridge program and my entire life changed. It was like freedom for my son and me."

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Bridge Communities serves homeless families in DuPage County with mentoring, housing, and supportive services


The mission of Bridge Communities is to transition homeless families to self-sufficiency by working with partners to provide mentoring, housing, and supportive services.

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Bridge partners with dozens of local churches, community groups, and businesses to provide a comprehensive program for homeless families in DuPage County.

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Charity Navigator rates Bridge a 4-star organization—the highest possible rating. 86% of our operational budget was spent on direct program services in fiscal year 2013.

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  • You Can Save a Family From Homelessness

    Alecia and Aidan, and hundreds of families just like them, were faced with homelessness. Generous donors like you made sure they would have a roof over their heads again, and a bright, self-sufficient future. 

    Read Alecia's inspiring story
    Save a family from homelessness

  • Meet Our Families

    Did you know that Bridge Communities has provided housing for more than 625 DuPage County families over the years? By supporting Bridge Communities, you give not only housing, but also mentoring, job assistance, tutoring, counseling, community programming and a brighter future. Learn about how Bridge Communities families have been transformed in their two-year journeys from homelessness to hope.
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    Read client success stories

  • Circle of Hope

    Change lives of homeless families--today, and tomorrow

    You are invvited to join the Circle of Hope, our new recurring giving program. As a member, you'll decide how much and how often you want to give--on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis.  
    It's easy to get started. Meet the challenge and join the Circle of Hope today!

  • We Need Car Donations - Can You Help?

    Our client, Kelly was recently in a car accident; trapped in a patch of bad weather, her car flipped over into an embankment. Thankfully, she and her young son were unhurt, but her car was totaled. Because of your support of our automobile program, we were able to tune up a car donated to Bridge Communities, and provide it to her within a matter of days. Thank you for helping Kelly in her time of need!
    Learn how YOU can help more families like Kelly’s by donating your car to Bridge Communities.