to New Life Society is a registered Canadian Charity #88963 7823 RR0001; incorporated as a Community Chaplaincy service in
1998 to address the need for post release support of offender's in
British Columbia, Canada's southern interior.
Bridges purpose is to mobilize the church to assist individuals whose lives have
been impacted by crime, to become whole and productive members of
society, by facilitating healing between themselves and the community.
Last year with the backing of 306 financial supporters, 74 Bridges volunteers were involved with 756 clients, making us the Most Active Christian Prison Aftercare Ministry in western Canada .
Executive Director: Rob Baskin
Jack Brazeau, Paul Cassidy, James Forsdike, Pat Reimer, Tod Smith, Kevin Teichroeb, Gary Young
Administrative Assistant - Susan Gates
Ron Short - (250)426-9730
Bridges is a member in good standing with the:
Coalition of Prison Evangelists (since 1998)
Restorative Justice Ministry Network (since 2003)
Our donors include :
Southern Interior Churches
KRCC Inmate Benefit Fund
Alpha Charitable Foundation
Van Norman Foundation
Central Okanagan Foundation
BC Real Estate Foundation
Bridges financial books receive an independant annual review by:
Kemp Harvey Hunt Ward Inc.