- 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.
Members: Mary Carver, Joette Conger, Susan Diver, Karla Gulley, Pam Henry, Anne Miller, Kay Miller, Barbara Pickett, Caryl Safford, Jim Speta
Mentors: Dan & Janine Johnson, Bryan & Cindy Dwyer
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: Debbie Gray
Chair: Buck Sanders
Chair: Don Safford
Chair: Dan Johnson
Chair: Tracy Paskiewicz
Chair: Bob Witzel
Chair: Carol Lysne
Chair: Lynda Frederick
Chair: Renée Hyzy
Chair: Greta McDonald
Chair: Tom Roose
Chair: Dave Donahue
Chair: Anna Loveless and Ellen Pitstick