Join Bridges to Independence for these upcoming events and activities in 2020 as we celebrate our 35-year anniversary this year!


Brunch with Bridges

Date: Saturday, January 23, 2021

Description: Join us to cook with Chef Hugo of Good Company Doughnuts and Cafe, as he demonstrates how to create his delectable, French Toast Casserole! This is your opportunity to expand your family’s culinary skills while helping to feed families in need. Prior to the event, you will receive a list of ingredients so you can prepare the dish alongside Chef Hugo, but consider adding your own toppings like chocolate chips, walnuts, or gummy bears! Registration is $36 in honor of Bridge’s 36th anniversary and includes one raffle ticket. Raffle prizes includes an ultimate plush blanket, a Taste of Clarendon Gift Basket, and more!

Thank you to our sponsors! 

Arlington Strategy

Good Company Doughnuts and Café

John Andelin and Ginger Geoffrey



Contact: Emmy Hamed,


DATE: April 2021

DESCRIPTION:Competitive runners, fitness/frequent runners, joggers/recreational runners & walkers/strollers are welcome! Join Clarendon United Methodist Church as it hosts the annual Arlington Bunny Hop. Bridges to Independence is honored to be a beneficiary, along with our partners at OAR. 5K finisher medals will be given to all children crossing the finish line.  A family style block party will be featured after the race with characters, free food, bounce houses and live music. Costumes are welcome and encouraged for this fun, family event.  Medals will be awarded to three finishers with the best costumes!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong,




May 2021 – DoMore24 campaign



Kickball Tournament

DATE: Saturday, August 2021

LOCATION: Long Bridge Park, 475 Long Bridge Drive, Arlington, VA 22202

DESCRIPTION: Join us for the annual Kickball Tournament, a benefit to support Bridges to Independence and our mission serving families overcoming homelessness.

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong,



Arlington Young Professionals Care

DATE: Stay tuned for details!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong,