"I am a Bridge Builder" Video

Published September 12, 2011 by Steve Owen

I am a Bridge Builder, are you?

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How to help...not handout!

Published September 14, 2010 by Michael Fechner

I was recently given this very interesting book, well “extended” summary of a book, called When Helping Hurts. After reading the 10 page summary I was very encouraged by what the authors communicated and how our ministry is already engaging in so many of the strategies they propose. The main tenet of the book is to look at how to reach the poor in America without hurting both yourself and the poor person. From years of working in the inner-cities I have seen how the best intentions of helping...

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What is BridgeBuilders?

Published September 3, 2010 by Michael Fechner

HIS BridgeBuilders is thrilled to be a part of You+Media and You+Dallas! We look forward to getting to know you better in the coming days as we share more stories and information from our organization. We want to hear what you think and what your ideas are for bettering our community. BridgeBuilders is a fluid organization that is constantly adapting and evolving to accommodate the needs of the hurting and poor in the most efficient and personal way as possible. Just to offer a little background...
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bigBang Conference a bigHit!

Published July 22, 2010 by HIS Bridge Builders

As KJ Burleson, Director of Employment Training, took the stage in front of 300 social investors the room was dead silent. By the end of her presentation there had been laughter, emotion, and a loud round of applause. BridgeBuilders was blessed to have the opportunity of presenting at the bigBang Conference for social innovation this June and saw a tremendous response. Dallas Social Venture Partners, the host of the conference, did a great job of organizing the conference and giving BridgeBuilders...
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