Learn, grow, share, and form friendships across class lines!


(41.0821,-81.5176)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Westminster Presbyterian Church1250 West Exchange St.Akron, OH 44308

About

Circles is an initiative which helps low-income people become self-sufficient while also giving them the opportunity to be involved in community change efforts. Circles creates relationships across class lines by matching volunteers from the middle class and wealth to a family or individual in poverty, creating a positive and supportive "intentional friendship". Circles meets weekly on Wednesday evenings.

Become an Ally - volunteer as an "intentional friend" to a person/family in poverty, attend 2 Wednesday evening meetings per month.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per month, Wednesday evenings, 18 months
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