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Peoria Getting Ahead grads build social capital, look forward to future

January 28, 2016 Published by

With two mentors for every participant in the first graduating class of Peoria’s Coming Together to Get Ahead program, building social capital with people outside poverty was relatively assured. As a bonus, the six women who made up the group started out as “crybabies at first” said one, but they…