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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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Chicago magazine ranked Bridge among the 20 Best Charities in Chicago in 2015, for connecting more than 130 families to homes and hope each year.

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Latest news, events, and announcements

  • Chill Out 2018

    Join us for the coolest party of the season: Chill Out 2018! Held at Drury Design, 512 N. Main St in Glen Ellyn, from 7-11 PM on Saturday, February 3, this event will feature appetizers, beer, wine, signature cocktails, music by Todd Henderson and more! Proceeds will benefit the homeless families served by Bridge Communities. 

  • Meet our Bridge Families

    Each year, you help support nearly 130 families move from homelessness to a bright, self-sufficient future. Families like Lisette's, who were desperate for a new start. Click on the link below to read her inspirational story!

    Lisette's Story
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  • Connections Fall Newsletter

    Four years ago, Nina was working part-time, pursuing an accounting degree in college, and in a happy relationship. She never thought that she'd find herself homeless, but before she knew it, she was raising her twins alone and had nowhere to live. Your support made her recovery from homelessness possible--read how in our Fall Connections newsletter! 
  • Circle of Hope

    Homeless families need consistency, step by step support and hope to overcome the issues that lead them to homelessness. Give homeless families the hope and the reliable support they need most to rebuild their lives. 

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    Become a Circle of Hope donor today!