SNEEZY and SICK!  - Mike Kovac  |  January 4th 2017

Some of you are currently sick or know someone that's been feeling a bit under the weather. Maybe you've been sick already this season! It's the worst feeling right?? This week it was my turn. You know the.. Coughing, chills, fevers, running nose, sore scratchy throat, body aches and fatigue. I/We have the comfort of slippers, cough drops, tissue box, chicken soup, fluids...Click here to read more...

BRUTAL BEAUTIFUL BLESSINGS. - Mike Kovac  |  December 18th 2016

I saw eyes light up from the smell and wonder waiting to eat a huge meal. A thick slice of prime Rib hand carved that they may never have again. I saw families eating and receiving and I saw families giving and serving. I saw school kids, groups, churches and businesses even the...Click here to read more...

Jessica Kovac Changes Lives Through The Gift Of A Meal.

- The Spokesman Review  |  December 22nd 2016

Whenever I think of Jessica Kovac's beginnings here on the streets of Spokane, I think about the age-old question: “Can one person change the world.” I know that Jess will say that she is not changing the world, but she is. Like I said as started our 10th annual Blessings Under the Bridge...Click here to read more...

Snoop Dog Raises Socks - ​Kelly J. Kiki  |  December 9th 2016

I love when we can combine good times with a heart-felt awareness for the struggling individuals of our great city of Spokane. This past Wednesday, Snoop Dogg and Royal's Cannabis came together to help Blessings Under the Bridge this winter event next Saturday...Click here to read more...

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CORE VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT - Kevin Serr | November 28th 2016
“I am truly blessed every week to be able not only to serve all of our friends under the bridge but also to get to do it with my kids, and the core and leadership that I get to call family. As a momma, it is the most incredible feeling to so see your child reach out to a friend...Click here to read more...

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GIVING TUES - Mike Kovac | November 29th 2016
Good morning fans! Today's a global giving today! Where everyone comes together to give on this day and during this time of year. Blessings asks you to participate in this day and give. Your giving can help BUTB keep going another week, month and year!...Click here to read more...

"Why do you do this for us?" - Kelly J. Kiki  |  December 19th 2016

He said that he really needed some clothes. He asked me if I knew what it was like to wear the same clothes for weeks . . . even clothes that he had crapped himself in. With an element of shame, he said, "I could really use some new clothes." "We have that and more, my friend," I replied...Click here to read more...

ROOTS and REMINDERS - Mike Kovac | November 17th 2016
But then my heart started to break thinking what if our friends felt forgotten or rejected. We serve 50 weeks out of the year and they know we sweat and freeze with them throughout each season. My heart was very heavy. So I deeply felt I needed to get back to the root...Click here to read more...

Blessings Of The Week - ​Mike Kovac  |  December 8th 2016

Last night Mike and I were invited to meet Leslie and Curt of the Kalispel Tribe and Bob Rogers, director of food and beverage for the NQ Casino. First we were presented with a $5,000 check. And they said, so there is more news! More? 
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BARRELS AND BLESSINGS!  - Mike Kovac  |  January 12th 2017

I received this email from someone who uses their business as a drop off barrel location for BUTB. This tells me so many things. The reality of the homeless, the hearts who are called to action and respond at unexpected times. And the difference you are making when you donate and drop items off. For list of drop off locations go to BUTB.ORG. Bless this woman and you for blessing those we serve...Click here to read more...

CORE VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT - Kevin Serr | November 14th 2016
I first heard Jessica speak at our church during a local mission’s panel. Her passion and compassion for the homeless touch my heart. It’s the people on both sides of the tables that bring me back each week. I thank God for giving me the opportunity to be part of...Click here to read more...

SOUP, SIMPLE SALTINES, AND SMILES. - Mike Kovac  |  December 30th 2016

As the line slowly formed tonight, it was like I could feel their hungry bellies, frozen toes, and my frozen nose. As I stood there, I took a moment to look around at the desperation for a simple meal. We served a thick, rich, creamy potato and ham soup, a Caesar Salad bar, ...Click here to read more...

THANKS GIVING FEED - Kevin Serr | November 28th 2016
“I am truly blessed every week to be able not only to serve all of our friends under the bridge but also to get to do it with my kids, and the core and leadership that I get to call family. As a momma, it is the most incredible feeling to so see your child reach out to a friend...Click here to read more...

WWII Veteran Warming Heads & Hearts For The Holidays!

- KHQ  |  December 20nd 2016

From 1943-1945, young P.F.C. Raymond C. Ogle served in the US Army during WWII. Yes, He is one of America’s Greatest Generation. He entered the European Theater at Normandy just weeks after the initial troops stormed the beaches the morning of June 6, 1944...Click here to read more...

2016 was a Magical Ride.  - Kelly J Kiki  |  January 5th 2017

Who would have ever thought that the community of Spokane would have opened their hearts in the way they did to bless those that needed it most: the homeless. We want to take a moment before moving too much further into 2017 to recognize the efforts of so many that gave their time and donations to fuel the mission of Blessings Under the Bridge (BUTB)...Click here to read more...

10th Annual Winter Event Stories - Mike Kovac  |  December 18th 2016

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