Donate to provide safe shelter to runaway and homeless youth.

Annually, The Bridge works with nearly 1,000 homeless and runaway youth. But we don’t do it alone. It’s your support that makes our mission possible.

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young mom and infant

“I don’t know where I would be now if The Bridge hadn’t been there for me. The Bridge gave me the space, support and resources I needed to be safe, and to come up with a plan.”

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You can help in many ways:

Donate by Mail

Mail your donation to:

The Bridge for Youth
Attn: Development Department
1111 West 22nd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55405

Donate Stocks and Other Property

For gifts or charitable contributions made via stock transfer, please contact in advance The Bridge Development Department at (612) 230-6685 or with donor name, name of the stock, amount of shares, and purpose of gift. This will ensure that donors are properly credited and receipted for their gifts and ensure proper stewarding of donation.

Organization Name: The Bridge for Youth
EIN/Tax ID: 41-0983062
Broker: Raymond James DTC #: 0725
Account: 22292468

Make In-Kind Donations

Help bring cheer to youth this holiday season! Sign up to purchase items from the holiday wish list, host a gift drive, or adopt a program. If you or your group would like to participate, please contact Tim Mercure to learn more.

Our in-kind needs are constantly changing. Call us at (612) 230-6685 for a list of our current needs or purchase from our gift registries at:

  • Amazon
  • Target (Emergency shelter and street outreach)
  • Target (Marlene’s Place supportive housing for parenting youth)
  • Target (Gloria’s Place emergency shelter for parenting youth)
  • Target (Holiday Wish List)

We can not accept used clothing or bedding of any kind.

For More Information

Contact the Development Office at (612) 230-6685 or email


50,000+ youth impacted since 1970

46% of Minnesota homeless are youth

6,000 MN youth homeless on any given night

Donating to The Bridge is easy!