Bridge the Gap for America's Kids


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You may be shocked to learn that 1 in 4 children in rural America is living in poverty. Many are unsure where their next meal will come from. Many more face racial inequity. Still more don't have access to books or the internet. And while the coronavirus pandemic hasn't caused any of the issues faced by these families, it's very likely making them worse.

These gaps threaten the future of our next generation. We need your help!

Join us to close the gap for kids in America.

If you have any questions, you can reach us at

How to get started:

  1. Choose your activity
  2. Register for a fundraising page
  3. Customize your page to reflect your activity
  4. Share photos & stories! Tag #BridgetheGap on social!


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Get Active

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Yoga, cycling, Zumba or even a walk in your neighborhood, get active and raise funds. You can even host a virtual workout session everyone that joins should donate!

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Game Night

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Invite family, friends and colleagues to a virtual game night! From puzzle competitions to video games - everyone that joins should donate. Score a gift card from a favorite local restaurant for the winner!

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Virtual Cooking Show

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Stream a virtual cooking show with your favorite recipe. Challenge a friend to a cook off and the recipe with the most donations wins!

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Total Raised:

$14,465 of $50,000 Goal

Top Fundraisers

  1 -  Beth Nicely ($7,060.00)
  2 -  Diane Perillo ($810.00)
  3 -  Emmaleigh Johnston ($805.00)
  4 -  Allison Lardner ($800.00)
  5 -  Patricia Martinez ($500.00)
  6 -  Richa Vaid ($400.00)
  7 -  Chris Whisenhunt ($375.00)
  8 -  Leila Troxell ($320.00)
  9 -  Tyler Medeiros ($260.00)
  10 -  Michelle Tackett ($250.00)

Top Teams

  1 -  Fairfield County Youth Council ($1,962.00)
  2 -  Range Finder Coffee ($1,009.00)
  3 -  Team Sahl ($860.00)
  4 -  Team WCPG ($100.00)
  5 -  Brown Eyed Girls ($25.00)
  6 -  Coalfield Kids ($10.00)
  7 -  Charity Dynamics Test2 ($5.00)

Why Bridge the Gap?

  • 2 out of 5 kids in the U.S. are not enrolled in preschool
  • 1 out of 5 children in America struggles with hunger
  • About 53% of families lack adequate access for virtual learning at home
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