For Russian Children




Bridge of Hope News

 Winter 2012
Bridge of Hope is open to the expansion of our program to other geographic areas. In order for this to happen, a dedicated group of local volunteers would have to meet the expansion guidelines set out on our web site, which includes information on fundraising, recruitment of host families, day camp scholarships, translators, and much, much more.

For more information on starting a new program, click

Information packets are now available for families interested in hosting an older child from Russia this summer. Information sessions for summer BOH will be held in February - March.  For more information or to request an info packet, please contact Bridge of Hope Director Patrice Gancie at 301-587-4400 ext 207 or Bridge of Hope Summer 2012 host regions will include: CT, Massachusetts, New Jersey/Pennsylvania, Long Island and Mid-Hudson New York, and the Washington DC metropolitan area. For the second time, we may be able to consider families from outside our hosting regions who would be willing to spend a week with their host child in Maryland.

Click here for dates and registration information.

Summer 2012 - Summer packets are now available for mailing. Summer information sessions will be held in our regions in February and March.

Read stories of families who have previously participated in our Bridge of Hope For Russian Children programs. For more information contact us at 301-587-4400 or email
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