Hunger and Homelessness Education
The following activities have been planned at Elizabethtown College to promote hunger and homeless awareness.
For more information on any of these events, please stop by the center.
Date: Tuesday Sept. 23, 2014
Time: 9:15-11:15am. Please arrive at 9:00am to prepare for the event. (2 half hour experiences)
Registration is required, first come first serve, Cost: $9.00 per person fee.
Description: The Community Action Program (CAP) of Lancaster County’s poverty simulation is a series of role playing scenarios that give participants the opportunity to learn about the realities of poverty and its effects. People adopt a new persona and a family profile that they must live with for the duration of the exercise.
Urban Poverty Experience and Service Trip (Lancaster City)
Dates: November 21-22, 2014
Cost: $15 plus a new or gently used board game
Rural Poverty Experience and Service Trip (Lancaster County)
Dates: April 2015