Individuals or families that are seeking assistance from The Bridge are to obtain and submit an application for assistance, along with all supporting documentation. Review and approval of the application, as well as communication of the amount and form of assistance, will be done by The Bridge Staff as quickly as possible. The Bridge staff will try to discuss and get back to you within one to two business days, but the process could take up to five business days.
- The Bridge will only help individuals and families, that are not regular attendees of The Bridge, once in a 12-month period.
- The Bridge will make benevolence determinations on a case-by-case basis based on information gathered from the assistance application.
- The Bridge will make payment directly to the company/vendor of a benevolent request or provide the requestor with a gift card as determined by The Bridge Staff.
- At no time will the recipient receive cash or personal check payment directly from The Bridge.