Who We Are
Dan is the co-founder and Managing Director of Bridges. He leads the Bridges team and oversees the Connecting and Equipping areas of our work.
Nic is the Project Manager of b.friend, providing one-to-one support for asylum seekers and refugees through our amazing volunteers.
Bushra runs our programme of Bristol Welcome events and plays an invaluable supporting role with Resettlement b.friend, Walk With Me and Cultural Training.
Karen is a co-founder of Bridges and oversees the Resettlement B.friend and Walk With Me programmes.
Katie is our Grants & Trusts Fundraiser. She helps us with funding applications and supporter relations.
Sarah and Mark are the Bridges representatives for Cardiff, Wales. They are also the visionaries behind Peace Feast!
Rose is our RefuLingua Project Manager and Office Administrator. She coordinates the Arabic tutoring programme and keeps us running smoothly.
Angie is our Craft Collective Coordinator, bringing together asylum seekers, refugees and local volunteers to learn basic sewing skills and create things.
Anna is the Project Manager for Bristol Schools Linking, which brings children from different backgrounds together through classroom connections.
Wala is our RefuLingua Project Assistant, helping to develop teaching materials and supporting our tutors.
Mark is our Operations Manager, overseeing the administration, finances and internal operations of the charity.
Asia is our Peace Feast Events Manager, organising our programme of monthly Peace Feasts across the city.
Izzy is our Community Engagement Worker, enabling volunteers and local communities to engage in our Afghan response and Walk With me programmes.
Dan is our Communications Lead, helping to tell the stories of what we do and the people we work with.