Welcome to our Annual Report page.
Because People Matter (formerly BridgeTown Inc.), is newly merged with Pacific NW Adult and Teen Challenge, we have created HOPE NW!
Each year, we provide over 25 different services that touch the lives of over 20,000 of Portland’s most at-risk individuals and families. These programs have delivered service opportunities and mobilized over 9,600 volunteers to make a real difference in their community.
Because People Matter is a 501 (c)(3) tax-exempt organization with a tax identification number of 30-0516378.
All donations are tax-exempt to the fullest extent of the law.
One of the core tenets of Because People Matter is generosity. We believe that together, we can provide relief services to those in our community, mobilize others to service, and transform lives of all involved. Thank you to the thousands of individuals, groups, and corporate sponsors that help us continue to Love People Because People Matter.