The Bridge Thrift Store is looking for enthusiastic, team players to inspect items to determine what is to be sold, thrown out, or recycled and keeps back area clean and organized.
The Bridge Thrift Store is the sister organization to The Bridge Teen Center, providing ongoing community service and job readiness training opportunities for students as well as ongoing financial support for The Bridge Teen Center's free programs. The store currently provides 30% of the total operating budget for the teen center.
Our mission is to provide free programs during after-school and unsupervised hours where students can develop mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually in a safe environment.
The Bridge Teen Center is an innovative grassroots nonprofit community center that was designed around the interests and needs of the average suburban teen. We are located in Orland Park and we serve teens and families all over the Chicago Southland and NW Indiana area. Our mission is to provide free programs during after-school and unsupervised hours where students can develop mentally, physically, emotionally and spiritually in a safe environment. Our programs are designed with purpose, and are offered in five different program buckets:
The Bridge Teen Center exists to serve students between the ages of 13-18 (7th-12th grades), and also provides monthly programming for help parents navigate through the teenage years.