Boston Cares ServiceWorks Cohort supports Bridge youth with toiletry kits

Boston Cares ServiceWorks Cohort supports Bridge youth with toiletry kits

Specifically, the group of teenager volunteers wanted to help fellow peers who were going through hard times.

To maximize their impact, the teenagers chose to meet a crucial need - toiletry supply kits. The cohort of volunteers created several hundred care kits of daily essentials that youth will find invaluable while out on the streets. Each kit has a pair of socks, a toothbrush with a toothbrush cap, toothpaste, lip balm, soap, and deodorant.

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Choose Bridge as your charity of choice on AmazonSmile!

Choose Bridge as your charity of choice on AmazonSmile!

AmazonSmile is a way to have Amazon donate a percentage of your shopping costs to Bridge - at no cost to you!

By updating your Amazon account through the special link www.smile.amazon.com, you opt in to having Amazon donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Bridge. It is the same Amazon you know - same prices and same service.

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Linda: "One night I noticed the Bridge van and stopped to see what it was all about."

Linda: "One night I noticed the Bridge van and stopped to see what it was all about."

Linda is an Advisory Council member. She shares a bit about how and why she got involved with Bridge.

When a close friend asked if I would be interested in joining the Advisory Council, I jumped at the chance to contribute to this wonderful organization.  As a child my father would say “a community is only as strong as its weakest link.”  I like to think that Bridge is working to strengthen our community, one link at a time.  

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Meet Neil and Jasmine, running the 2019 Falmouth Road Race for Bridge!

Meet Neil and Jasmine, running the 2019 Falmouth Road Race for Bridge!

Neil and Jasmine share a bit about why they’ve chosen to run 7 miles and raise $2,000!

“The race is 7 miles. This is a pretty big commitment for us given that Jasmine has never run this far, and Neil hasn't run this kind of distance for at least 15 years.

Why are we running this in the middle of the summer heat you might ask? Well, we are really excited to do this run and to raise support for Bridge Over Troubled Waters.”

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