Non-profits will join for simulation


Williamson Elementary School, The Junior Civic League, the Junior League of Youngstown and the YWCA of Youngstown, are sponsoring a poverty simulation, “Bridges out of Poverty.”

The simulation will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 9 at the school, 59 Williamson Ave.

This poverty simulation, facilitated by the Ohio Association of Food banks, is an interactive experience aimed at helping the community understand poverty.

The cost is $12 per person and includes a continental breakfast and lunch.

RSVP by Friday to Rita Cintavey at 330-746-6361 or

Make check payable to YWCA and mail to YWCA, 25 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown, OH 44503.

The Ohio Association of Food Banks is Ohio’s largest charitable response to hunger.

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