The Bridge Financial Empowerment Series

The Bridge to Success

Southside Hope offers a several free programs and workshops to strengthen the stability and self-sufficiency of individuals and families in our neighborhoods. Our topics focus on:

  • Family Care and Housing Stability
  • Financial Management, Budgeting, and Credit Scores
  • Goals for Better Mental and Physical Health
  • Careers and Education in high demand industries

The Bridge to Self-Sufficiency

Bridge to Self-Sufficiency® Program

The Bridge to Self-Sufficiency® program provides new tools to help participants set and achieve goals related to family care and housing stability, mental and physical wellness, finances, employment and career. Together, we bridge the gap between dreams and success. The Bridge to Self-Sufficiency® program is ideal for adults who are committed to reaching greater goals for their family.

The program includes in-person classes held weekly for 6 weeks.


If you are interested, complete the Bridge to Success Program Online Application.

First Time Home Buyer Workshops by Southside Hope CDC

First Time Home Buyer Workshop

Learn the steps to build financial stability and generational wealth for your family. Participants are taken through the home buying process and learn the steps to get started.
2-hour in-person workshop

Your Finances and Credit

Learn the basics to create a solid financial plan to build and repair your credit. 3-hour in-person workshop