Bridges Out of Poverty

bridges (2)Overview of Bridges
Out of Poverty

Registration is Closed

About the Training:
The Overview of Bridges Out of Poverty workshop covers the strategies for professionals and communities to help improve the lives of people in poverty and, by extension, help make sustainable communities in which everyone can do well.  It is a lively, interactive day that lays out the philosophy, approach and framework to do just that.

Participants will learn to:

  • Use the knowledge of people in poverty to build an accurate mental model of poverty
  • Study poverty research to build prosperous and healthy communities
  • Understand and apply theories of change
  • Share Bridges constructs with people in poverty
  • Create sustainable communities

Who should attend?
Volunteers and professionals at nonprofits, schools, churches, government agencies and other organizations

Date & Time:
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Check-in 8:30 am to 9:00 am
Training 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

First Presbyterian Church (Fellowship Hall)
at 818 N Main in Bonham, TX

Registration Fee:
$30 per person, includes light breakfast, lunch and Bridges Out of Poverty workbook

Limited number of scholarships are available.  Please contact:
Texoma Health Foundation
Shunnay Gilmore or 903.337.0755

Registration deadline: Sept 25
Seating is limited, so registration may close earlier if the capacity has been reached.

Cancellation Policy:
Cancel by Sept 25 in order to get full refund. Send email with name(s) to be cancelled to

Contact Andrea at (903) 583-4339 or

This training class is brought to you by MasterKey Ministries, Fannin County Children’s Center, Texoma Health Foundation and First Presbyterian Church of Bonham