Tag Archive: Partners in Prevention

May 04

Circles selected for publicity

The ongoing and uplifting story of Longview families pulling themselves up from poverty is to be broadcast in a nationally distributed video as part of the Faces of Circles Tour. Longview is one of seven communities participating in Partners in Prevention’s Circles of East Texas project, and will be publicized in a live video chronicling …

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Apr 28

Bullying, at-risk behavior conference slated

Partners in Prevention and Region 7 Education Service Center will host a one-day Safe Communities Conference focusing on at-risk behavior such as bullying, assaults, suicide, truancy, teen pregnancy, chronic drug use, and poor classroom performance. The event features nationally-acclaimed speakers Dan Korem and Brooks Gibbs. The conference will be held from 9am-3:30pm, Mon., June 6, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/bullying-at-risk-behavior-conference-slated/

Mar 03

District 3: Kasha Williams declares candidacy asks for support, vote

Kasha Williams, a fifth generation member of the oldest African American Church, St. Mark CME Church in Longview, formally informed the audience of her intention to run for Councilwoman District 3. Though she had officially filed to run, she had to hold this town hall meeting to rally her base. “I have deep roots in …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/district-3-kasha-williams-declares-candidacy-asks-for-support-vote/

Jan 05

World Café slates ‘Pay a bill or buy a meal’

January is National Poverty in America Awareness Month.  Partners in Prevention’s Circles Guiding Coalition will host a World Café – Pay a Bill, or Buy a Meal? The event will take place on Tuesday, January 18, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, 100 Grand Blvd.  The World …

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Jan 05

Circles of East Texas show progress, needs you

Since the program began, the Circles of East Texas initiative has been helping low-income individuals achieve self-sufficiency. During that time, the program has created a track record of success, as evidenced by the individuals that have made personal progress. Community volunteers are needed to help continue that success. Since May 2008, Circles of East Texas …

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