Supporters & Partners
Administrators and teachers from 7 Baltimore City Public Elementary Schools help in the nomination and selection of students to enter Bridges. Students are recruited from the following elementary schools in Northeast Baltimore: Abbottston Elementary, Cecil Elementary, Govans Elementary, Harford Heights Elementary, Leith Walk Elementary, Margaret Brent Elementary, and Yorkwood Elementary.
Summer Job Partners
The following organizations provide Bridges High School Students with Summer Jobs.
Bridges has 140+ supporters of $10 to $150,000 per year including the following foundations and corporations.
The Associated (Funds & Foundations)
Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation
Cameron and Jane Baird Foundation
Charm City Run
Clayton Baker Trust
David and Barbara B. Hirschhorn Foundation
Griffin Family Charitable Fund
Goldsmith Family Foundation
Hannah and Ryan Barry Memorial Foundation
Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
Henry and Ruth Blaustein Rosenberg Foundation
Hoffberger Family Philanthropies
Lockhart Vaughan Foundation
Paul and JoEllen IMRE Foundation
Plank Family Foundation
Point Breeze Credit Union
Ravens ACT Foundation
RBC Foundation USA
Rothschild Charitable Foundation
Samuel & Margaret Gorn Foundation
Shaeffer Investment Group of RBC
The St. Paul’s Schools
T. Rowe Price Foundation
Thomas Wilson Sanitarium
Other In-Kind Partners
Loyola University has been a partner of Bridges for over 10 years. Loyola students tutor Bridges high school students during the academic year, totaling at 50 tutors per year and 600 hours. Loyola University also hosts Bridges on campus for some programming.
Additionally, Bridges relies on the generosity of the following organizations that provide in-kind or discounted resources including food, t-shirts, academic resources, business services, field trips, and speakers.
Baltimore City Police Department
Cal Ripken Senior Foundation
Downtown Sailing Center
RBC Wealth Management