Pathways | Champion Overviews

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Getting an overview of strong work being done around our community is essential to discern your unique contribution to our community. In fact, the number one recommendation of the 2017 WS Poverty Thought Force was Cooridination and Visibility: Enhancing residents’ awareness of existing programs/policies, and better coordination among them, is an essential first step toward improving conditions in our area. MORE

As part of the Exploration phase of Pathways, we will be presenting an overview of work being done all across WS/FC and beyond. Join us at Venture Cafe to hear more about these areas:



February 8th, 2018 | 6pm
    Deep Dive into Life Skills & Empowerment Training

The number one recommendation of Mayor Joines’ 2017 Poverty Thought Force was “coordination and visibility:” enhancing residents’ awareness of existing programs/policies and better coordination among them. In an effort to contribute to both of those key outcomes, Love Out Loud and HandsOn Northwest North Carolina host a monthly session on social good happening across the greater Forsyth County region. Among others, you’ll hear from these leaders doing great work in the area of life skills and empowerment training:

Panelists TBA

Moderated by: Chuck Spong, Love Out Loud

Other leaders focused on this area of concern will also be on hand. Learn more about innovative efforts that are bringing non-profit, for-profit, faith-based and community organizations together toward common goals and outcomes focused on EDUCATION.


Where do I go?

This panel will be held at Venture Cafe at Biotech, in downtown Winston-Salem. (575 Patterson Ave) (Or Map Here:,+Winston-Salem,+NC+27101/@36.1014035,-80.2431598,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x8853ae5d12aea389:0xf7b9d13821d89051!8m2!3d36.1014035!4d-80.2409711?hl=en) Our panel will be in the Auditorium at 6pm


Do I need to RSVP?

No sign up in necessary, just show up. If you have any questions, please contact


How long will it last?

Venture Café is set up to begin at 5pm with an hour for networking and two sessions ( 6pm and 7pm). Our panel will be during the 6 pm session, but feel free to come early and check out more about what is going on. You can find out more about the evenings programming here


Where do I park?

The gates on the lots just north of the BioTech at the intersection of Sixth and Patterson will be open for guest parking.


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