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Getting Ahead: Helping People Create a Plan for Stability

In this webinar, we explore the Getting Ahead model, moving people from crisis to sustainability and becoming problem-solvers. Author and consultant, Phil DeVol will go over how class participants, called “investigators,” examine their own experience of poverty as well as explore issues in the community that impact poverty. You will also learn how facilitators guide “investigators” through an assessment of their own resources and how to build those resources as part of their move to self-sufficiency. Through Getting Ahead, lives are challenged and changed and graduates are provided support from Bridges Out of Poverty collaboratives as they work toward their goals. We also look at the CharityTracker and Getting Ahead partnership to assess and measure “investigator” success.
February 22, 2018

Category:

Sustainability & Transformation

Presenter:

Phil DeVol
Author, Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin-By' World & Bridges Across Every Divide
Phil DeVol is an international consultant who has been working with aha! Process since 1997. He is the author Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’-by-World and he also co-wrote Bridges Out of Poverty. His books are being used to engage people in poverty in the work of building communities where everyone can live well.

Learn:

  • How class participants examine their own experience of poverty and explore issues in the community
  • How facilitators guide participants through an assessment of their own resources and how to build those resources
  • How CharityTracker and Getting Ahead have partnered to assess and measure participant success

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