June 2013

Presenter Name(s): 
Anne Ramsay
Webinar Title: 
Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty provides dynamic, practical strategies to assist community organizations, social-service agencies, employers and individuals address poverty in a comprehensive way. People from all economic classes come together to build resources, improve outcomes, increase job retention rates and to support those who are moving out of poverty.

Join Essential Skills Ontario Tuesday, June 4 at 1:00PM ET for our webinar, Bridges Out of Poverty, hosted by Anne Ramsay, Executive Network Director of Project READ Literacy Network Waterloo-Wellington, President and Chair of Essential Skills Ontario’s Board of Directors and Certified Bridges Out of Poverty Trainer.
In this free, one hour webinar, participants will be introduced to how Bridges Out of Poverty can help:
• Enhance your understanding of poverty
• Identify how economic class influences institutions and the workplace
• Increase your knowledge of the hidden rules of economic class
• Support individuals living in poverty to access community services
There will be time for questions at the end of the webinar.

Please note that due to the proprietary nature of this webinar's content, we are unable to share any webinar materials. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

Anne Ramsay joined the adult literacy field in 1989 and is currently the Executive Network Director of Project READ Literacy Network. Over the years Anne has worked on many provincial and national literacy projects and initiatives. Anne’s education consists of Certificates in Adult and Continuing Education from University of Victoria, Voluntary Sector Management from University of Guelph and Volunteer Management from Conestoga College.

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Webinar Date: 
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 1:00pm