Vision, Mission and Core Values

A thank-you note to an older adult from a Bridges: Our Stories participant. “Thank you for spending time with kids and me. I’m glad I know you. Maybe one time we will see each other again.”


Every child and older adult will experience the richness of intergenerational relationships and interdependence.


Bridges Together’s mission is to empower leaders to connect generations thereby transforming lives today and tomorrow.

Core Values

  • intergenerational inclusiveness
  • recognizing people’s giftedness
  • joy and kindness
  • gratitude
  • lifelong learning
  • collaborative efforts

“The important think I learned is that intergenerational programs aren’t just nice. They are needed and important.”


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