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It Just Felt Really Important: An Oral History of Bridge to Employment

October 2022 — To mark the 30th anniversary of the Bridge to Employment (BTE) program, extensive qualitative interviews were conducted with 30 BTE partners, volunteers, staff members, facilitators, and alums. This document is a compilation of the interviewees’ responses, including their recollections of BTE’s early days and their thoughts on the program’s expansion to international sites, the ways in which the program has evolved, the importance of partnerships in BTE’s enduring success, and what the future of BTE might hold.