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 for today and tomorrow.


Bridges Together raises awareness and advocates for intergenerational engagement. We educate, provide resources for and connect people who are committed to uniting generations.

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.”


If You're an Educator...

If You Work with Older Adults...

Bring Bridges to Your Center!

Use the Bridges or a custom program for your senior center. You can also join our membership, attend an event and more!

If You're a Grandparent or Parent.....

Bring Bridges To Your Home!

Integrate IG activities into your household using our printable Springboards. Join our membership to get monthly activities!