Who We Are
Bridges of Hope is a faith-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, incorporated in 2002. Our service area includes Crow Wing County and the bordering communities in Central Minnesota.
To build bridges of support, anchored in Christ's love, between families in the Lakes area and the community assets that can help them thrive and gain hope.
Bridges of Hope links families to community supports and resources. It creates partnerships within the broader community to help strengthen, stabilize and support families in the Lakes area, sending a message of hope and empowering families to thrive.
We believe families can be strengthened through both formal and informal supports. We respect the diversity, individual needs, beliefs, and values of those we work with.
We have a guiding philosophy for our client services and programming.
At Bridges of Hope, we:
Set aside personal bias and honor the value and worth of every person.
Go above and beyond by offering simple, consistent, and personalized services.
Listen, encourage, and empower with kindness and compassion.
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Save yourself a trip and call us about our services - we can typically help you over the phone quickly and easily.
THANK YOU TO OUR 2023 GRANT FUNDERS
Brainerd Lakes Area Community Foundation
The Cote Foundation
Crow Wing County
Crow Wing Power Community Trust
The Hallett Charitable Trusts
Lakes Area United Way
Otto Bremer Trust