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Wiser on Wednesday: Bridges Out of Poverty – April 28

The Bridges Out of Poverty workshop on April 28 (1-3pm) will help participants understand the causes of poverty and address it in our community. We will focus on how a person can get to the point of having a future story by creating choices and developing his or her power. We also will focus on the framework for understanding poverty and appreciating economic diversity. The program explores each economic class's hidden rules, mental models of economic class, language barriers, family structure, and more. Get tools, training, and guidance to better understand generational poverty and break economic class barriers. Registration is required at

*Please review video and take quick prior to attending the workshop. The video link is After watching the video, please do not view the “update” video; it will be discussed in the workshop. The quiz link is Directions are at the top of each section of the quiz; it should take less than 10 minutes to complete. Be ready to discuss and share during the training.