Voices of Social Change is proud to present "Closing the Poverty Gap: One
Man's Journey to Social Change" as our first fall lecture featuring Dr.
Mark Bergel. Dr. Bergel is the founder and Executive Director of A Wider
Circle, a nonprofit organization serving children and adults challenged by
poverty. Since its founding in 2001, A Wider Circle has served nearly
100,000 children and adults. The organization provides basic need items to
families transitioning out of shelters or simply living without life's
necessities. A Wider Circle also leads educational workshops on topics
raining from job skills and financial literacy to stress management and

Come join us in hearing more about A Wider Circle and its mission to help
end poverty in our local community.

*Time: 5:00-6:45pm*
*Date: Thursday, September 27, 2012 *
Location: Thurgood Marshall Room of the Adele H. Stamp Student Union