09/02/2017- 2nd Annual Health Fair RCBI and Grace Community Fellowship @ Troup Street 14608
New Programs Tutoring Programs for youth grades 1 through 12
Mentoring program for youth
Summer Business/Sports Camp for youth age 6 through 17
T.I.E.R.S Out of Poverty Training
Together Informing Existing Realities Successfully Out of Poverty (T.I.E.R.S) overall goal is to enable participants, whom shall be called “investigators” to examine their own experiences of poverty as well as explore issues within the community that impact poverty such as lack of financial means (employment, banking), housing, jobs, transportation etc. Investigators provide critical information the community can use t take action and decrease poverty. We (facilitators) guide investigators through an assessment of their own resources and how to build those resources and how to build those resources as part of their self-sufficiency. By placing concepts tools and relationships in the hands of of people in poverty to make a difference in their own lives and in the life of others is empowering the individual as well as reviving our communities.
What is the getting ahead program
Getting Ahead Program is an eight week curriculum that supports 8 -12 individuals in generational or situational poverty with resources to do just that- get ahead. This motivational method investigates way beyond budgeting classes and goes into understanding how to form personal and community changes so families are no longer “just getting by.”
The participants inspect the mental and emotional models that are governing in the ethnicity of poverty and compare them to the understood “common sense” that governs middle class and workplaces, schools,
churches and government shaped under it Participants contrast the rules of poverty which they know well, with the rules of middle class which often feel tremendously foreign.
Participants set strong-minded goals and action plans and look carefully at the common drawbacks and negative attitudes that may leave them short of these goals.
Coming Soon Re-start of TIERS Out of Poverty Training
Monthly Community Meetings
Meetings held every third Thursday of the month from 5:30PM until 7PM.
Upcoming Dates: Resume in August.
Yearly Board Meetings
CYearly Board Meeting the second Friday in January of each year the next board meeting January 12, 2018 from 3 to 4:30 pm. Please update the Community Meeting with meetings held the last Saturday of each month from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm.
May 27, 2017
June 24, 2017
July 29, 2017
August 26, 2017
September 30, 2017
October 28, 2017
November 25, 2017
December 30, 2017
Back to School Health Screening
Is scheduled for August 23 from 3:00pm to 7:00PM.
Coming Soon Rochester Community Resource and Health Fair Screening is scheduled for Saturday August 27th from 10am til 4pm at the Rochester NY Troup Street Park .
Blood pressure screeing.