Hook 'em Horns
A lifetime longhorn, Scott, invites our Bridging Texas members to his room to share his UT memorabilia.
A Colorful Mind
Ann shares her passion for art with our Bridging Texas members. It turns out she worked for UT at Kinsolving Dining for over 20 years!
Bridging Texas members engage in a classic card game of Go Fish with a resident.
Samson the Squirrel
Ruth shares first row seats with Bridging Texas members for an exciting acrobatic show by her squirrel, Samson, outside her room window.
Home, Sweet Home
A resident and a member of Bridging Texas work together to create a collage of Austin. What a masterpiece!
On break from a game of ping pong, our Bridging Texas members listen to Corey as he shares his experiences as a member of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Welcome, Bridging Texas
Katherine frequently brainstorms with us on how we can improve our community. She tell us that she appreciates Bridging Texas members because they remind her of her grandchildren. We love visiting with her!
Bridging Texas volunteers dedicate their time to improve the lives of seniors in our community. Become a member today!
Bridging Texas is a student volunteer organization that aims to foster intergenerational relationships between students and seniors in our Austin community. Our activities range from engaging with residents in arts & crafts and technology classes to interviewing and documenting life stories. Our members strive to provide support and companionship for residents, especially those who experience limited social interaction due to their deteriorating health.