Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin'-By-World
Time & Location
About The Event
Where: Foster SDA Church, 375 Hendersonville Rd., Asheville, NC, 28803.
When: 2nd & 4th Thursdays, beginning 1/23/20.
Registration Deadline–1/16/20: Contact Kathy Carver (firstname.lastname@example.org 828-274-2014 x 303)
Stipend: poverty level members given $20 stipend per meeting
Childcare: is provided, must be registered
Dinner: in the spirit of reciprocity, every member is on a Thrive Team that prepares/serves a meal
NEEDED FOR COMMUNITY INVESTIGATIVE GROUP – WHY NOT YOU? WHY NOT NOW?
DO YOU WANT TO HELP WORK ON PERSONAL & COMMUNITY ISSUES & SOLVE REAL PROBLEMS WITH REAL SOLUTIONS?
HOW ABOUT WORKING TO UNDERSTAND YOURSELF & OTHER’S & WHY PEOPLE HAVE A HARD TIME GETTING OUT OF POVERTY? WOULD YOU SET ASIDE TWO NIGHTS A MONTH FOR A DYNAMIC PROGRAM THAT CHANGES LIVES?
Program for Building a Better Life & Community
Getting Ahead is internationally recognized for its interactive small group format. No one “teaches” you what you need to learn – you discover what’s best for you when you agree to:
⦁ Participate in problem-solving discussions and investigations.
⦁ Help your community by finding better ways to help people out of poverty.
⦁ Members commit (as far as possible) to meeting 2.5 hours on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays, for 20 sessions January–November 2020.
Personalize your plan to a better life utilizing these key resources:
Financial – Spiritual – Emotional – Language – Motivation/Persistence – Integrity/Trust – Mental/Cognitive – Relationships/Role Models – Social Capital/Connections – Physical –
Knowledge of the Hidden Rules