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Bridge Academy and Community Center, Coatesville,

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Address: 570 Olive St
Coatesville, 19320  
United States
Is 501(c)(3) nonprofit certified by the IRS?: Yes
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 50
Number of People Being Served: 1000
EIN: 20-0881049
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Mission Statement


Our mission is to equip youth and families with the tools necessary for academic achievement, life skills, creative expression, spiritual growth and leadership.

Description


Coatesville, a city of 13,000, lies forty-five miles west of Philadelphia. Twenty-two percent of Coatesville's residents live below the poverty line. Coatesville youth often face problems that are difficult to overcome. According to FBI statistics, Coatesville's violent crime rate is 220% higher than the national average. Gang violence and youth crime have both been on the rise in recent years. Coatesville's children, predominantly African American and Latino, struggle academically and have an insufficient adult support network during the critical after-school hours Vision Statement:The BACC desires to be a safe and loving environment that demonstrates GodÂ’s love in a relational way. Mission Statement: Our mission is to equip youth and families with the tools necessary for academic achievement, life skills, creative expression, spiritual growth and leadership.

Coatesville, a city of 13,000, lies forty-five miles west of Philadelphia. Twenty-two percent of Coatesville's residents live below the poverty line. Coatesville youth often face problems that are difficult to overcome. According to FBI statistics, Coatesville's violent crime rate is 220% higher than the national average. Gang violence and youth crime have both been on the rise in recent years. Coatesville's children, predominantly African American and Latino, struggle academically and have an insufficient adult support network during the critical after-school hours Vision Statement:The BACC desires to be a safe and loving environment that demonstrates GodÂ’s love in a relational way. Mission Statement: Our mission is to equip youth and families with the tools necessary for academic achievement, life skills, creative expression, spiritual growth and leadership.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to equip youth and families with the tools necessary for academic achievement, life skills, creative expression, spiritual growth and leadership.

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