Money doesn’t change human capacity; knowledge and relationships do. – Kathy Givens, Circles Coordinater
The Circles Initiative helps people leave poverty permanently. It’s not about quick fixes, handouts or other Band-Aid style approaches. Instead, Circles equips families and individuals with the relationships, confidence, skills and knowledge required to be self-reliant.
The framework is simple:
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The Circles’ model is an amazing tool to help move participants out of poverty. Attending the weekly meetings and hearing Circle Leaders call the group 'their Circles family' is especially moving. Seeing the work [Circle families] do is very humbling and worthwhile. - Rebecca, Circles Coordinator