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Poverty Simulation - Bismarck, ND

WHEN: Thursday June 27, 2019  10:00 am - 12:00 pm

WHERE: Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library  515 North 5th Street, Bismarck, ND

COST: FREE!

ABOUT THE TRAINING: The poverty simulation experience is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family trying to survive from month-to-month. This simulation is sponsored by Community Action Program Bismarck RegionMoney Follows the Person, Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library, and the Minot State University Center of Excellence.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Everyone is welcome to attend! Community members at-large, law enforcement, educators, medical personnel, elected officials, and staff working directly with clients in programs such as Community Action, transitional housing programs, emergency shelters, and social services. Training is targeted to new participants, not attendees of previous simulations.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For more information please contact Marilyn Undhjem at 701-858-3580.


Poverty Simulation - Williston

WHEN: Tuesday August 20, 2019  9:00 am - 12:00 pm

WHERE: Williston Area Recreation Center (ARC), 822 18th St E., Williston, ND

COST: FREE!

ABOUT THE TRAINING: The poverty simulation experience is designed to help participants begin to understand what it might be like to live in a typical low-income family trying to survive from month-to-month. This simulation is sponsored by Community Action Partnership of Williston.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Everyone is welcome to attend! Community members at-large, law enforcement, educators, medical personnel, elected officials, and staff working directly with clients in programs such as Community Action, transitional housing programs, emergency shelters, and social services. Training is targeted to new participants, not attendees of previous simulations.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: For more information please contact Deeanne at 701-572-8191.


2019 Community Action Partnership of North Dakota Biennial Conference

WHEN: October 1, 2019- October 2, 2019

WHERE: Ramkota Hotel and Conference Center, Bismarck, ND, Phone: (701) 258-7700

A block of sleeping rooms at the state rate have been reserved under than name “Community Action”. Inquire for availability when making reservations.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:  Community Action staff from across North Dakota.  All of Region 8 and partner agencies are welcome to attend!

Additional information can be found here.

  • National CAP
  • National Community Action Foundation
  • NASCSP
    NASCSP
  • Community Action Program Legal Services