Portland, October 13th. The 2011 Fall Gala for Bridge Meadows was held the Portland Art Museum. The program supports foster youth, adoptive families and elders in a residential setting. Derenda Schubert, Executive Director of Bridge Meadows gathered with Board Members Kathy Pienovi, Julie Peterson, Jason Haggart and Terri Carbone.
Regence was the Platinum Sponsor for the dinner and auction.
Bridge Meadow is a planned neighborhood Located in the Portsmouth neighborhood which supports foster families. It’s near parks, transportation and schools. The residential community has homes, apartments for elders, an intergenerational center, gardens and a play area. Residents were also on hand to enjoy the gala.
Bridge Meadows, formerly known as Portland Hope Meadows, has the mission of developing and sustaining intergenerational neighborhoods for adoptive families of foster children that promote permanency, community and caring relationships, while offering safety and meaningful purpose in the daily lives of older adults.