SHU-North End Partnership

   

SHU's North End Partnership is a collaboration between Councilwoman Michelle Lyons and City Council President Thomas McCarthy


Sacred Heart University undergraduate students volunteer as tutors and mentors at the following Bridgeport Schools: 

  • SHU Volunteers in Bridgeport Schools
  • Discovery and Fairchild Wheeler Magnet Schools community partner
  • Blackham and Winthrop Elementary Schools
  • SHU Adopt a Grade program
  • Teacher assistants, mentors and tutors in elementary schools
  • Agency provider for six Lighthouse afterschool programs:  Discovery, Madison, Columbus, Winthrop, Bryant, and Johnson
  • Academic Mentoring Program at Winthrop and Discovery
  • Horizon Program, serving children with summer and school-year programming 

Sacred Heart volunteers assist our neighbors by working with these local Bridgeport Organizations:

  • Winthrop School  
  • Winthrop Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Blackham School
  • Bryant School
  • Bryant Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Geraldine Johnson School
  • Johnson Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Hallen School
  • Wilbur Cross School
  • Skane School
  • Curielle School
  • Cesar Batalla School
  • Bassick High school
  • Harding High School
  • Central High school
  • Luis Munoz Marin School
  • Multi-Cultural Magnet School
  • Columbus School
  • Columbus Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Discovery Magnet School
  • Discovery Magnet Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Madison School
  • Madison Lighthouse Afterschool Program
  • Park City Prep
  • Beardsley School
  • Dunbar School
  • Barnum School
  • Achievement First
  • St. Augustine’s Church
  • Holy Rosary Church
  • Merton Center
  • Merton Family Support Center
  • St. Stephens Food Pantry
  • Cardinal Shehan Center
  • McGivney Center
  • Caroline House
  • St. Charles Health and Wellness Center
  • St. Charles Urban Center
  • Harvest Now
  • Golden Hill Methodist Church
  • Golden Hill Methodist Church Community Suppers
  • St. John’s Episcopal Church Community Suppers
  • Groundwork Bridgeport
  • Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County
  • Habitat ReStore
  • Evergreen Network, Inc.
  • Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport
  • Project Learn (Summerfield Methodist & United Congregational Church)
  • Catholic Charities
  • United Way
  • “Light on the Hill” Food Pantry
  • Building with Books
  • International Institute
  • Feel the Warmth Community Supper (United Congregational Church)
  • Burroughs Community Center
  • Bridgeport Parent Education Center
  • MAACS Program
  • Bridgeport School Volunteer Association (SVA)
  • Mercy Learning Center
  • YMCA Taylor Center
  • Bridgeport Rescue Mission
  • Greater Bridgeport Continuum of Care
  • Beardsley Zoo
  • Prospect House
  • CT Coalition to End Homelessness
  • FSW
  • RYASAP
  • Toys for Tots
  • St. Vincent’s Hospital
  • CES
  • Kennedy Center
  • Bridge Academy
  • Bridgeport Child Advocacy Coalition
  • Eisenhower Senior Citizen Center
  • Jewish Home for the Elderly
  • The Watermark at 3030Park
  • VITA Tax Program for Seniors
  • Walk to End Homelessness
  • Walk to End Hunger
  • Special Olympics
  • RISE Program
  • Best Buddies Program
  • Bridgeport Libraries