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Bridges Together Attends Generations United Global Intergenerational Conference in Milwaukee

Last week Bridges Together Founder and Executive Director Andrea J. Fonte Weaver traveled to Milwaukee with BT board member Lee Ann Frigulietti for the Generations United Global Intergenerational Conference, cohosted by St. Ann Center for…


An Executive Director Reflects on the Cummings Family…and Her Own Family

As Bridges Together board member Michele Fisher and I pulled up to TradeCenter 128 in Woburn, we were warmly greeted: “Are you here for the $100K for 100 reception?” “YES!” we exclaimed. The greeter graciously gave…


Funding Available for a Bridges Program: Join Our Informational Webinar on June 8 for More Info!

Thanks to the Tufts Health Plan Foundation, Bridges Together has funding available for communities in Massachusetts interested in implementing a Bridges program! Bridges, our off-the-shelf curriculum designed to unite older people with youth (in preschool,…



Intergenerational Movers & Shakers: The Generations United Global Conference is Coming Up June 13-16

For those who live and breathe “intergenerational,” the Generations United Global Intergenerational Conference will be the place to be. So of course Bridges Together will be at Generations Remixed, June 13-16 in Milwaukee! This is…




It Can be Overwhelming to Get an IG Program Started, But That’s Why I’m Here! Behind the Scenes with IG Facilitator Julie Shaw

As Bridges Together’s Intergenerational Facilitator, Julie Shaw spends a lot of her days training and traveling. Julie is our “go-to” person for all things related to the Bridges Program Curricula Suite, our award-winning, ready-made and…


Attention (Friends of) Teachers: Give the Gift of Bridges This Holiday Season

What do teachers love about the Bridges Program Curricula Suite? From-the-field feedback from teachers shows that students who participate in a Bridges program have: Improved communication skills Increased literacy (especially if participating in Bridges: Our…



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


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