Bridget Barry, Program Coordinator
Brooklyn, Harlem & Newark
Based in: Baltimore, MD
As a program coordinator working with houses in NYC and Newark, Bridget is responsible for managing the volunteer and agency relationships and providing the formation programming. Bridget has been on staff since August 2016 and previously worked in admissions and recruiting.
Bridget served as a JV in Scranton, PA at Friends of the Poor (FOP) during the 2015-2016 program year. She worked closely with the executive director of the organization managing 7 food pantries, an afterschool program and many partnerships with community leaders, other local non-profits and organizations. The busiest time of her year was Thanksgiving, where FOP hosts a giveaway and dinner for thousands of area residents.
Bridget graduated from the College of Saint Benedict with a BA in Political Science and English after spending a semester in Kolkata, India. Her interests include yoga, reality TV, and cheese.