The Bridge of Storm Lake

Our mission

The Bridge strives to care and advocate for Storm Lake youth in vulnerable places of life by meeting them where they are, building a supportive community there, and providing training toward a more hope-filled future.

Offering Christian programs that encourage academic, personal, and spiritual growth


Meeting people where they are and seeking to be a blessing there


Changing lives one radish at a time in our 5-acre training garden


Providing vision and job skills for youth through Endless Sea Coffee Roasting



What's happening at The Bridge?


Want to be involved in what The Bridge is doing in Storm Lake?


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Volunteer Opportunities

Endless Sea Coffee

freshly roasted coffee by Storm Lake youth


/12oz bag
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Bridge Staff

Shelly Rock
Shelly Rock
Youth Advocate & CEO
Jay Dahlhauser
Jay Dahlhauser
Youth Advocate & Operations Director
Izzie McCammant
Izzie McCammant
Youth Advocate & Finance
Chelsea Hogrefe
Chelsea Hogrefe
Youth Advocate, Communications, & Administrative Assistant
Shaniese Quist
Shaniese Quist
Youth Program Director

The nuts and bolts of The Bridge

Our Core Values

• To invite young people into a loving relationship with Jesus Christ • To be examples of Jesus' grace and justice in our everyday living • To live justly and minister holistically • To invest and connect youth in multiple long-term and supportive relationships • To meet youth where they are with support and love • To raise up leaders among youth of all backgrounds • To affirm and support local churches, area schools, community organizations, and services that are devoted to caring for young people and meeting their needs • To share hospitality and friendship, encouraging relationships and understanding across cultures and backgrounds

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