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Poverty Immersion

September 20, 2017, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$20 – $35

Western Springs will host a poverty immersion program, open to all, on Sunday, November 5th from 2-5pm at McClure Junior High. Developed by the Communities First Association (, the program allows participants to experience firsthand what it is like to live in material and social poverty throughout three “days” of about 20 minutes each. Participants role play characters based on actual people as they go about the daily tasks of working, commuting, and negotiating social services.


September 20, 2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$20 – $35
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McClure Junior High School
4225 Wolf Rd
Western Springs, IL 60558 United States
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All Saints Church (Western Springs)
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