Category: Trainings and Meetings

Big Things for Little Brains

Learn easy ways to help you child get the best start in reading! This workshop teaches parents of pre-schoolers the importance of developing early literacy skills.  It covers ways to create a word rich environment and how to make reading fun.  It also includes DAWG’s own Fun Crafts for Families, an idea book that contains…
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Accessing Higher Education for Adults

  Do you want to go to college or get more training? Do you want to have a better job and make more money? Do you need information on scholarships and financial aid for non-traditional students?   Then our Accessing Higher Education training is for you.  This informational workshop is designed for low-income adults who…
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Developing an Action Plan – Training

Somebody ought to do something about that!   How many times have you said that about something you see on TV or read in the paper? Next time you say that remember that is your hearts way of saying YOU need to do something about that.   In order to do something about “that”, you…
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Poverty Scholars Program | Leadership School

  In August 2009, the Poverty Scholars Program will convene a week-long Leadership School to be held in Charleston, WV and to be coordinated in collaboration with the Direct Action Welfare Group (DAWG). The Leadership School marks the foundation of a modern Poor People’s Campaign. Leaders who have participated in preparatory Strategic Dialogues will be…
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