The Bridge Fund of New York Inc.

We prevent homelessness
among the working poor.

The mission of The Bridge Fund is to prevent homelessness for vulnerable, working poor individuals and families who are threatened with the loss of their housing, but often do not qualify for emergency government assistance.

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What we do.


Our financial assistance includes interest-free loans or grants which are used to resolve the immediate crisis.


We provide one-on-one budget counseling to give our clients the tools to better manage their finances on an ongoing basis.


Clients are monitored after our intervention to assess the effectiveness of The Bridge Fund model.

In 2019, The Bridge Fund of New York Inc.
provided financial assistance to:




In 29 years of service, The Bridge Fund of New York Inc. has financially assisted 44,391 working poor individuals in close to 198,000 households.

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Facing eviction and need help?

Visit our contact page on ways to obtain a referral. The Bridge Fund does not directly receive client applications at its corporate office.