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Journey to Self-Sufficiency - Part 1

Journey to Self-Sufficiency - Part 1

In this video, Leah Gates from the Greater Erie Community Action Committee and Allison Perry from the Bucks County Opportunity Council talk about their journey to self-sufficiency. They discuss how it feels to live at low-income, the resources they leveraged to get back into the middle-class, and their vision for the future. These inspirational women know that, “the difference between stumbling blocks and stepping stones is how you use them.”

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View Journey to Self-Sufficiency, Part 2, Part 3 and other videos about Community Action on our videos page.