Bridges Foundation Celebrates 50 Years
SPARKLING FUNDRAISER: Kim Wolfe, right, manager of Girouard Vines and Karie Jordan, CEO and president of the Bridges Foundation, select wines for the upcoming 50th anniversary for the Bridges Foundation. The celebration is scheduled for May 9 at Girouard Vines.
Courtesy KASEY LITTLEFIELD
The Bridges Foundation is celebrating 50 years of service to the Tulsa community with providing employment opportunities to adults with developmental disabilities.
The Bridges Foundation 50th Anniversary event will be held May 9 at the Girouard Vines Winery, 817 E. 3rd St., from 6 to 8 p.m.
Wine and hors d’oeuvrs will be served in addition to a silent auction.
For more information contact The Bridges Foundation at 918-592-3333, or visit www.thebridgesfound.org.
The Bridges Foundation showcases the strengths, capabilities and talents of each individual it serves. By assisting clients in the attainment of their individual goals, their self-sufficiency increases, positively impacting the entire community landscape. Clients receive services based upon their own abilities through any of three employment programs: the outsource center, community work groups or individual placement. Clients can also receive individual assistance from the living skills program which provides ongoing education in reading, math, social and living skills. The agency continues its legacy of creating bridges not only to employment opportunities but also bridges to community services, economic resources and avenues for personal growth.