Lives We Touch

What does it mean to FURNISH HOMES WITH HOPE?

12/19/2018 by Mark Wilkening At Bridging, We Furnish Homes with Hope! But what does it really mean to, “Furnish Homes with Hope?” I think this is best answered by hearing directly from those...

The Lives We Touch: Red Lake Nation

12/17/2018 by Rebecca Toews It is another early morning for George Head as he makes the 263 mile journey to Bloomington, Minnesota for the 2nd time this month. George is traveling to Bridging...

Founder Fran’s Briefcase Full of Memories

12/13/2018 by Rebecca Toews “In my family, we were dirt poor back then, but that’s OK, because everybody was! I remember when someone got a new sweater, the whole class rejoiced,” says Fran...

2018 Volunteer Appreciation Week

11/21/2018 by Rebecca Toews We are THANKFUL for YOU! The smell of French toast. The sight of beautifully decorated tables. The sound of lively conversation and laughter. The taste of real cream for...

The Lives We Touch: Making Home Happen

10/26/2018 by Rebecca Toews Nicole B. knows firsthand what it is like to start over and rebuild a life. When she got out of treatment, she needed to have a safe space for...

Walk a Mile in His Shoes: John’s Story

10/22/2018 by Rebecca Toews John Knowland was an architect who got lost in the world of drugs and homelessness but eventually found his way out. He says the furniture he received from Bridging...

The Lives We Touch: Families Helping Families

09/06/2018 by Rebecca Toews Since 1987, Bridging has furnished homes for more than 90,000 people who are transitioning out of homelessness and poverty. That number is astounding, but doesn’t tell the full story....

2018 GALA RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

08/15/2018 by Diana Dalsin It’s time for the annual Gala Raffle!  Ready to buy your ticket? wait you want more than 1? Founder Fran and any one of our staff are ready to sell...

Bridging 101

06/12/2018 by Rebecca Toews This video gives a glimpse into how, through the effective reuse of donated items, Bridging can change the lives of people who are transitioning out of homelessness and poverty....

Lives We Touch: Michelle’s Story

06/04/2018 by Rebecca Toews “When you’re trying to survive abuse and childhood trauma, everyone needs a coping mechanism. Mine was addiction.” For 18 years, Michelle used drugs and alcohol to fight the demons...

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