Our History

Summer 2015

Tappe Family begins “Gazebo Grillouts” on Saturdays meeting and learning about homeless population in Wausau

July 2016

Property at 115 W. Bridge St. purchased for future Outreach Center

December 2016

Bridge Street Mission incorporates as a church (non-stock corporation) and a board is formed

July 2017

Bridge Street Mission acquires former Annabbelle Apartments to become Sober Living Center

August 2019

Bridge Street Mission becomes a 501c3 charity with a policy board

November 2023

Bridge Street Mission acquires former Pied Piper Plaza for a one campus location.  This move allows the ministry to improve the recovery and reentry ministry to men, expand capacity for day center and meal service as well as add recovery and reentry programming for women.