How you can help
How you can help
Make a Financial Gift
You can make a big difference in the life of an adult experiencing homelessness by providing financial assistance to our programs like Ready to Work, Path to Home or our Community Table meal program. A little goes a long way at Bridge House.
One Time Gifts of...
$250 will provide 125 meals for adults experiencing homelessness and low income individuals
$500 will provide one month of Aftercare Support for all Ready to Work graduates
$1,000 will fund 200 life saving prescriptions
$2,000 will provide one year of ID funds for clients to obtain the appropriate identification to find employment and housing
$5,000 will support on site intake and assessment for 200 individuals seeking Path to Home services
$10,000 will sponsor room, board and support services at Ready to Work House for a Ready to Work trainee
Did you know that 12 recurring monthly donations of …
$25 will provide 50 case management clients with transportation to important appointments like doctor visits and job interviews
$50 will help 5 clients stay in their housing through our homelessness prevention fund
$100 will help fund aftercare support for Ready to Work graduates
Have questions about your donation? Contact Brenda Pearson at 303.887.3664 or [email protected]
Ways to get involved
There are many ways to get involved with Bridge House:
Invite us to educate your community – business, fraternal group, neighborhood association, and faith community – with a presentation on homelessness.
Hire Community Table Kitchen for your next catered event. You can even drop by for breakfast or lunch at our Community Table Kitchen.
There are many ways to support Bridge House. Have your business sponsor one of our events, attend our fundraisers or hold a benefit event for us.
Donate your time
We have a volunteer opportunity for nearly every schedule and skill level. Some examples of volunteer jobs include:
- Help with meal preparation in our Kitchen
- Serving hot, healthy meals to our guests
- Helping at the Front Desk of our facilities, incl. lots of interaction with clients
- One-on-one mentoring with a Ready to Work Trainee
- Assist checking in guests at our Severe Weather Shelter during the evening (Oct - April only)
- Join a special events planning committee or other committees
- Volunteer at one-time special events year-round
- Assist with administrative tasks to help organize our outreach events
- Take videos and photos at special events
- Data entry
- Represent Bridge House at public events
Food Donation Policy
Thank you so much for your interest and efforts in donating food to Bridge House.
Please read carefully.
Because of health department regulations, limited space and nutritional needs we can only accept certain foods which must be in their sealed, original packaging. We cannot accept most other items, largely due to safety issues, with certain exceptions by advanced notice only.
We have a crucial need for the following unexpired food items in their original packaging. unexpired ground coffee, cold cereal, peanut butter, jelly, protein bars, instant oatmeal, salt, pepper, tea (bags), ketchup, mustard, hot sauce and salad dressing.
Food donations can be dropped off anytime Monday through Friday between 10 am and 3 pm at
5345 Arapahoe Ave unit 5, Boulder 80303
Clothing Donation Policy
At this time we are unable to accept clothing donations. Deacons Closet is now accepting clothing donations for Bridge House. Deacons Closet is located at the First Presbyterian Church at 15th and Walnut. Please leave inside the west entrance near the custodian’s office. For more information about donations to Deacons Closet contact [email protected] or call 303.402.6427
Let's Work Together!
We’d also love your ideas! Please get in touch with us anytime. Together we are creating programs that provide basic needs and a Bridge of Opportunity for homeless men, and women.
For a tour of our Ready to Work House and Employment Center or our Community Table Kitchen contact Brenda Pearson at 303.887.3664 or [email protected]