Ways to Give

Your gift helps children and families right here in our community. When you choose to make a gift to a charitable organization, there are many ways to give.

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You Can Make a Difference

Generous individuals, foundations, corporations, and civic and religious groups help the Bridge to respond to the ever-changing needs of the Greater Hartford community. Our programs empower people to advocate for the well-being of their children, their families and themselves.

Your gift will help provide:

  • Shelter to homeless teens
  • Counseling for struggling families
  • Programs to help kids succeed in school
  • Rapid response to community emergencies, such as teen suicides or disasters

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How You Can Help

There are various ways that you can make a gift to the Bridge or to its endowment fund. As in the case of any charitable gifts, before you make a gift you should consult with your tax advisor and/or attorney to determine any income tax and estate tax consequences associated with the gift.

Individual Giving

Donations large and small can all make a difference. From one-time donations to ongoing monthly and annual donations, every dollar counts, and every donation can make an impact.

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Planned Giving

The Bridge welcomes planned gifts, such as bequests, trusts and Endowment giving, from donors to support its work with children and families for years to come.

Make a Lasting Impact

Workplace & Corporate Giving

Companies of any size can support the Bridge Family Center in many ways including matching gift programs, employee driven workplace giving campaigns, and event sponsorship.

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Donated Goods & Services

We greatly appreciate the donation of goods and services for holiday and year-round events and initiatives to support children, teens and families in our community.

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Making an Impact

Eighty-five cents of every dollar you give goes directly to support the programs and services that support children and families right in this community. See how: We encourage you to take some time read some their stories of hope, perseverance, and triumph over adversity.

Stories of Success

Thank You for Your Generosity

If you wish to mail your donation, please make your check payable to the Bridge Family Center, Inc. and send to:

The Bridge Family Center
1022 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06107-2105

The Bridge is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and can accept a wide range of gifts. All contributions are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Please contact Doreen Tarascio, Director of Development and Communications, at 860.521.8035, ext. 1108 with any questions you may have.

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