What is an Ally?
Circles Allies are part of a team of volunteers for each Leader who engage in an intentional and caring relationships. Allies are community members trained in Bridges out of Poverty and walk alongside Circle Leaders in their journey towards economic self-sufficiency. At Circles, we work collaboratively to assist Leaders with accessing necessary resources and engage in discussions about how to solve complex systemic barriers that continue the cycle of poverty.
We are looking for individuals who:
• Have an open mind
• Are community-focused
• Has/or can obtain a clean vulnerable persons screening
• Must have attended a Bridges Out of Poverty workshop, or be willing to attend a Bridges Out of Poverty workshop at the first available opportunity