Poverty Institute Agenda

Day 1

  • Registration
  • Donna – My Story and What I Bring
  • Poverty in Your World: Your Perspectives, Challenges, and Desired Take Aways
  • Defining Poverty
  • Lunch (on your own)
  • Activity: Your Social Class Experience
  • Myths and Stereotypes
  • History and Facts
  • What does Poverty Teach?
  • Activity: Do You See What I See?
  • Preparing for Day Two: Bill Pay Activity and Reality Check explained

Day 2

  • Bill Pay Activity
  • From Theory to Practice: Advanced Tools
  • Tools for Improving Communication and Relationships
  • Reflection Activity
  • Reality Check Activity Instructions
  • Lunch (lunch “on your own” with a team doing an activity)
  • Debrief of Reality Check Activity and Link to Actions
  • Models of Best Practice
  • Your Action Plan
  • Evaluations