Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty, Inc.

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Year Founded:
2016
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Roger Howard
Main Address:
P.O. Box 540338
Omaha, NE 68111
Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty, Inc.
4343 N. 52nd St.
Omaha, NE 68104
Omaha Bridges Out of Poverty, Inc.
4353 N. 51st. Plaza
Omaha Home for Boys Campus/ Herd Bldg
Omaha, NE 68104
Event:

Bridges Out of Poverty Community Workshop

This workshop is a comprehensive approach to understanding poverty. Bridges Out of Poverty uses the lens of economic class and provides concrete tools and strategies for a community to alleviate poverty.
Participants will review poverty research, examine a theory of change, and analyze poverty through the prism of the hidden rules of class, resources, family structure, and language.
LEARN ABOUT:
Bridges Concepts and Constructs
Our Ten (10) year Plan to defeat poverty in the community
Hidden Rules among classes
Mental models of Poverty, Middle Class and Wealth
Overview of the Getting Ahead curriculum for under-resourced individuals:
USED IN 300 U.S. COMMUNITIES
75% EFFECTIVE IN HELPING INDIVIDUALS LIFT THEMSELVES OUT OF POVERTY!
Hear from a Panel of our Graduates
Information on becoming a Certified Getting Ahead facilitator


Event Type: 

FRIENDraising

Where: 

Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center 6400 University Drive South
Omaha, NE 68182
United States

When: 

Friday, October 18, 2019 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm