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Poverty Simulation

  • Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC 2701 University Parkway Winston-Salem, NC, 27105 United States (map)
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If you had to choose among food, shelter, utilities or medication, what would you pick?

Join Love Out Loud, Crisis Control Ministry, Inc., and Goodwill Industries of Northwest NC for a two-hour dynamic program including four 15-minute “weeks” where you assume the role of a member in a low-income family.

This simulation provides a way for those of us who may have never lived in poverty to "experience" the stresses of everyday life. From check cashing to transportation - participants' eyes are open to hurdles in society some have never thought of and invited into a new perspective.

We are limited to 80 participants. We ask that participants are high school aged or older. Click HERE to register.

Please email Liz at lkaiman@loveoutloudws.com with questions.

Earlier Event: June 9
Neighborhood Matters Forum
Later Event: June 13
Venture Cafe - Engage Panel