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On November 4th more than 1,500 teens, children and adults will spend the night sleeping outside in tents, boxes, or cars to raise awareness about family homelessness and funds for Bridge Communities' Transitional Housing Program.

With your help, Bridge Communities will house more than 120 families and provide 91,000 nights of housing and supportive services to homeless families in DuPage County. Please give to demonstrate your commitment to helping homeless families build a bridge to a brighter future!

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Nearly 90% of your donation will benefit the families in our transitional housing program.

A personal message from Deacon Tom Thiltgen

Mary and I have always had a deep and abiding love for those who are most in need in our local community. Please help me to be "The Lord's Hands + Feet" in caring for and serving those less fortunate and without a place to sleep each night. Bless you!

Deacon Tom Thiltgen

Deacon Tom Thiltgen

My online fundraising progress

(100%) $1,465 To date $1,000 Goal

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Thank you to all those who pledged!

  1. Denny and Mari November 4, 2017

    “Thank you for all you do!”

  2. Chris & Joe November 3, 2017

    “Bless you Tom and kids”

  3. Patty & Tony Conte November 3, 2017

    “God bless Tom!!”

  4. The Russells November 2, 2017

    “We love you, Gramps!”

  5. Williams family November 2, 2017

    “For all you do for others . For Mary . Love ya bless you brother.”

  6. Jay lingwai November 2, 2017

    “Every little bit helps Mr. T! ??”

  7. Bev Lockwood November 2, 2017

    “Thankful for Tom's gift of service!”

  8. Christopher & Erika Thomas November 2, 2017

    “God Bless!”

  9. Denis and Tracy Zayia November 2, 2017

    “For Mary!”

  10. Katie October 21, 2017

    “Good luck Uncle Tom! We're rooting for you!”

  11. Anonymous October 4, 2017

    “Stay warm and sleep well.”

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