The Bridge Partnership Program
About the Program
The Bridge Partnership was established by Dr. Dana Mohler-Faria, President of Bridgewater State University in 2011. Today, 200 middle school students from New Bedford, Brockton, and Boston participate.
- Provide supplemental activities for underserved urban youth that include opportunities for academic achievement, cultural enrichment and exposure, college and career awareness, and preparation for post-secondary educational outcomes.
- Expose middle school students to educational, cultural and social activities that enhance both their self-esteem and confidence to academically succeed in high school, at the post-secondary level, and in adult life.