Alumni Spotlight — Zimkhitha Ndinga

HFB will periodically spotlight one of our alumni. If you are interested in being highlighted please contact Miriam Doyle at info@handsforabridge.org Name: Zimkhitha Ndinga Year(s) in Hands for a Bridge: Since 2004 School Affiliation: Isilimela Comprehensive High School, Capetown, South Africa  Post-secondary school education and/or work, and future plans: After graduating high school in 2004,…

Alumni Spotlight — Amy Stromme

HFB will periodically spotlight one of our alumni. If you are interested in being highlighted please contact Miriam Doyle at info@handsforabridge.org. Name: Amy Stromme Year(s) in Hands for a Bridge: 2009-2010 School Affiliation: University of Puget Sound Post-secondary school education and/or work, and future plans:                    After graduating from Roosevelt High School in 2010, I…

HFB student t-shirt with quote from James Clowes: Honesty and humility are the catalysts through which the world can be both heard and transformed.

What is Hands for a Bridge?

Hands for a Bridge (HFB) is an innovative and immersive program designed to educate and empower students to build a more connected, informed and just world. The program is run through a unique partnership with Roosevelt High School in Seattle, Washington. Students must apply to participate in the intensive year-long academic and extra-curricular program. Teachers…

International Exchange

Hands for a Bridge includes a bilateral exchange program, allowing students to travel across the world to develop a global dialog about peace and justice. Every February a class of students from Roosevelt High School in Seattle split up and travel to Northern Ireland and South Africa – two regions where a long history of…