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September 2020 Newsletter

September 2020 Newsletter

Printer Friendly Version  November 11, Veterans Day was originally called Armistice Day, commemorating the end of World War I. In 1926, Congress officially recognized the date as the end of the “war to end all wars”. In 1938, it became an official holiday, to honor...

Memorial Day Newsletter – May 2020

Memorial Day Newsletter – May 2020

Memorial Day is an American Holiday observed on the last Monday of May. This year that is Monday May 25. It’s Rooted in its founding event in 1866. Every year a national Moment of Remembrance takes place at 3:00 p.m. local time to remember those who died serving in...

Newsletter – April 2020

Newsletter – April 2020

With the farm gates closed to all but essential services (Therapy Sessions); selected picture highlights from the prior 12 months along with some 2020 ongoing Spring farm and program operations offer a reflection on news to connect you with the annual calendar of events.

Response to Covid-19 Pandemic – March 2020

Dear Friends, At Building Bridges Foundation at Anderson Farm – center of caring for Veterans and their families – we are navigating our way through each day even as we plan for the future (with tentative timelines). In a nationwide lockdown, that is subscribed to by...

ExtraGive 2019 Summary – February 2020

ExtraGive 2019 Summary – February 2020

Dear Friends of Building Bridges Foundation, Thank you for being a part of the November 2019 Extraordinary Give! The event was an amazing success for Lancaster County–registering as the most generous giving day per capita in the nation! Thank you especially for your...

Year In Review – January 2020

Year In Review – January 2020

2019 was a great year. Increased income allowed us to extend Equine Assisted Therapy services and programs to twenty-seven veterans and their families. The year closed with a donation of $3600 from the Christmas Eve Service at nearby Pequea Church (church band...