‘Getting Ahead’ Class Teaches About the Effects of Poverty

April 08, 2013

getting-ahead-class-100x116We are excited to again offer this excellent 7-week life skills and financial literacy course to North Memphis residents titled:

“Getting Ahead in a Just Getting by World”

Class meets every Tuesday and Thursday, April 2-May 16, from 10:00 am-Noon at the Bickford Community Center and is designed to help participants examine the effects of poverty on their lives and within their community. It also gives practical information on how to use current resources to help reach specific goals in life.


You can help by donating gift cards from Kroger, Subway, Visa and the like. The gift cards will be given to the participants as rewards and incentives. You can also make financial contributions to help us purchase supplies and gift cards. Please make checks payable to “Oasis of Hope” and write “Getting Ahead” in the memo line, or give online at oasis-of-hope.com.

For more information, contact Terrice.