Bridge to Success

Bridge to Success, a program of the National Center for Children and Families, works with local school systems to help thousands of low-income students in the D.C. area get basic essentials they need to get the education they deserve.  For the 2017-2018 school year, FOCUS will continue to serve as the local partner for eligible D.C. charter school students.  
Bridge to Success offers resources for students by providing:

  • Eye exams and glasses
  • New coats and shoes
  • School uniforms
  • Personal care items
  • Food (via Safeway giftcards)

Vendor partners include: Burlington Coat Factory, Risse Brothers School Uniforms, Safeway, Payless ShoeSource, and Visionworks

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