Bridges Out of Poverty provides a family of concepts and workshops to help employers, community organizations, churches, social service agencies, and individuals to develop a common language and reduce poverty in a comprehensive way. Each workshop is FREE TO ATTEND (a tax deductible donation of $15 for materials is appreciated).

Bridges Out of Poverty helps communities:

  • Enhance economic development
  • Move individuals from poverty to self-sufficiency
  • Strengthen educational attainment and job skills
  • Improve on-the-job productivity and revitalize neighborhoods
  • Reduce social costs related to crime, poor health, and welfare

PHOENIXVILLE BRIDGES SPRING WORKSHOP SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 CRISIS. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES AND CHANGES.

Thursday, Apr 16, 2:00pm - 5:30pm 

Bethel Baptist Church, 412 Fairview Street, Phoenixville, PA 

Facilitators: Phoenixville Trainers & Wendy Gaynor

Saturday, Apr 25, 9:00am - 12:30pm 

SteelTown Village Community Center, 730 Wheatland Street, Phoenixville, PA 

Facilitators: Phoenixville Trainers & Kate Daneker

Tuesday, May 12 & May 19, 6pm - 8pm 

2 Part Evening Workshop 

Holy Ghost Church Social Center, 55 Starr Street, Phoenixville, PA 

Facilitators: Phoenixville Trainers & Melanie Weiler

Bonus Training: Poverty Simulation by the Chester County Food Bank 

Coming April, 2020 

REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED!

For more information, contact Orion Communities at 610-415-1140 or email Yvette or Theresa