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Purdue Bridges out of Poverty January 23

Posted: Friday, January 3, 2014

The Purdue Extension will present Bridges out of Poverty on Thursday, January 23 and Friday, January 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The workshops will take place at the Wabash County REMC Community Room, 350 Wedcor Avenue in Wabash.

Bridges out of Poverty is a model for economic and social change and stability. It helps education, social, health and legal professionals to redesign programs to better serve clientele, build skill sets for management to help guide employees and increase the likelihood of moving from welfare to work.

Certified Bridges out of Poverty trainers will include Karen Hinshaw, MS, Huntington County; Annette Lawler, MS, Harrison County and Teresa Witkoske, MS, Wabash County. Day one of the workshops costs $40 and includes a book. Day two costs $25 and attendees must have completed the day one workshop. Lunch is not included.

The deadline to register is Thursday, January 9. For information call Karen Hinshaw at (260) 358-4826 or e-mail kdhinsha@purdue.edu or visit www.extension.purdue.edu/huntington.