Upcoming Events

Join the Bridges to Independence network for these upcoming events and activities! 

 

Home Run for the Homeless

DATE & TIME: Saturday, October 5, 2019, 9:00 AM

LOCATION: Bluemont Park Shelter, 601 N Manchester St. Arlington, VA 22203

DESCRIPTION:  Run or walk to support three local nonprofits providing housing, employment, and childcare services to homeless families in Northern Virginia. Homestretch, Community Lodgings, and Bridges to Independence join together for the second annual 5k Home Run for the Homeless!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

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CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SPONSORSHIPS – DEADLINE IS SEPTEMBER 19

CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

 

 

Arlington Young Professionals Care

DATE: Saturday, October 5

LOCATION: Ballston Quarter, 4238 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, VA 22203

DESCRIPTION: Calling all motivated and socially responsible young professionals! Are you looking for ways to get more involved in your community? Start on Saturday, October 5 at Young Professionals Care, hosted by Volunteer Arlington. This is a free event.

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

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CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

 

SAFE AT HOME Kickball Tournament

DATE: Saturday, November 16

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

DESCRIPTION: Join us for our to the 14th annual SAFE AT HOME Kickball Tournament, a benefit to support Bridges to Independence and our mission serving families overcoming homelessness.

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SPONSORSHIPS

CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

 

 

Arlington Turkey Trot

DATE: Thursday, November 28

LOCATION: Christ Church of Arlington, 3020 N Pershing Dr, Arlington, VA 22201

DESCRIPTION: The 14th annual Arlington Turkey Trot is just around the corner! Grab on your running gear, put on your best holiday apparel, and join us Thanksgiving morning for this exciting event. Your support will benefit Bridges to Independence and our fellow nonprofit beneficiaries.

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

CLICK HERE TO SPONSOR

CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

 

DATE: October 15 – December 1, 2019

LOCATION: Your office, church, or home!

DESCRIPTION:You and/or your network can help our families in need during the holiday season by collecting gift cards. The best way to help the families is by providing general gift cards such as Visa, Mastercard, or American Express. This empowers the families to shop where they are and gives them the choice to purchase the color, size, etc. that they need. Call us to personalize a campaign with your group!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

 

 

DATE: Late April or Early May, 2020

LOCATION: Army Navy County Club, Fairfax

DESCRIPTION: Join Orangetheory Fitness and Bridges to Independence for the Orangetheory Charity Golf Tournament! Proceeds benefit Bridges to Independence and our families experiencing homelessness!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

 

 

DATE: Wednesday, May 27, 2020

LOCATION: Army Navy County Club, Arlington

DESCRIPTION: Join Bridges to Independence for our annual fundraiser! Stay tuned for details!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

CLICK HERE TO VOLUNTEER

 

DATE: June – August 2020

LOCATION: Your office, church, or home!

DESCRIPTION:You and/or your network can help local youth return to school successfully by donating school supplies and/or collecting gift cards. The best way to help the families is by providing general gift cards such as Visa, Mastercard, or American Express. This empowers the families to shop where they are and gives them the choice to purchase the color, size, etc. that their child wants or needs. Call us to personalize a campaign with your group!

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org

 

 

DATE: July 2020

LOCATIONS: Across Arlington County

DESCRIPTION: Stay tuned for details! Read about the 2019 Lemonade Stand here.

CONTACT: Christina Armstrong, carmstrong@bridges2.org