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 three families in partnership with Bridge Communities.

Dan Johnson

Members: Mary Carver, Pennie Crinion, Rich DeMink, Karen Dortwegt, Sue Hogan, Pattie Mielcarski, Kay Miller, Barbara Pickett, Penny Reece

Mentors: Tom and Mary Babler, Bryan Dwyer, Brett & Sue Goad, Dan Johnson, Carol Lysne, Anne Miller, Gretchen Shearer

Staff Representative: Anna Voinovich

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