Bridges Out of Poverty: Information and Strategies for Communities
Saturday, August 10, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM (CDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Bridges Out of PovertyInformation and Strategies for CommunitiesEpiscopal Church of the AscensionSaturday, Aug 10, 9:00am-2:00pm(Lunch Included)Workshop OverviewBridges out of Poverty is a free workshop for the community. This professionally facilitated workshop will provide participants an in-depth understanding of economic diversity. The workshop will also focus on developing accurate mental models of poverty, middle class and wealth. These models help provide a "lens" through which participants can view themselves, those living in poverty, and the community...necessary for formulating collaborative approaches for community change.Who Should Attend? (Anyone interested!!)Focus is on the Lake Highlands Community: Community leaders, church pastors and lay leaders, neighborhood associations, business leaders, nonprofits and individuals interested in creatingways to improve lives of people in poverty and making sustainable communities where everyone can can succeed.THE EVENT IS FREE, BUT PLEASE REGISTER!Event Sponsors: Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Housing Crisis Center, Feed Lake Highlands, Healing Hands Ministry and Dallas Community Lighthouse.
When & Where
Dabney Dwyer, Episcopal Diocese of Dallas (214 500-7205)
Dabney Dwyer, Episcopal Diocese of Dallas and Jana Jackson, Dallas Baptist Association co-lead the Faith Based Action Team of the Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions (DCHS).