- About Us
Bridge Work Area
The Bridge Board at First United Methodist Church is a partner with Bridge Communities, a non-profit organization with offices in Glen Ellyn whose mission is to:
- Inspire and effect change by advocating for homeless families.
- Provide services and opportunities that connect families to a better future.
- Collaborate with faith-based partners, community groups and businesses to leverage resources and create long-term solutions.
- Lead by example through our innovative programs and grassroots involvement.
The DGFUMC Bridge Board currently sponsors one family in partnership with Bridge Communities.
Class of 2015: Maria Clements, Stan Clements, Anne Miller, Lori Wright
Class of 2016: Meg Birch, Mary Carver, Pam Henry
Class of 2017: Joette Conger, Sue Diver, Barbara Pickett, Caryl Safford
Mentors: Dan & Janine Johnson
Staff Representative: Greta McDonald
God, as known to us in Jesus Christ, welcomes all.
We welcome people of any race, national origin, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, social or economic status, employment status, or life situation; including people with physical or mental illness or disability.
Affiliated to Reconciling Ministries Network
Chair: Ginger Sanders
Chair: Buck Sanders
Chair: Don Safford
Chair: Anne Miller
Chair: Tracy Paskiewicz
Chair: Tom Roose
Chair: Bob Witzel
Chair: Carol Lysne
Chair: Ward Feste and Lynda Frederick
Chair: Renee Hyzy
Chair: Greta McDonald
Chair: Greg VerBeek
Chair: Dave Donahue
Chair: Jill Loveless and Wesley Davenport