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Volunteers for Living on the Edge: Poverty Simulation

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Multicultural Association of Fredericton

28 Saunders Street

Fredericton, NB E3B1N1

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Imagine having to choose between paying rent and putting food on the table. This is the real choice many people in Fredericton are forced to make.

We invite you to join us for Living on the Edge, the first-ever poverty simulation in Fredericton. Living on the Edge is a simulation where participants will experience the reality of living in poverty, as well as the barriers that many families and individuals face. This simulation also gives participants the opportunity to identify areas of change that can improve and impact the effects of poverty in our community.

Here is an example of the poverty simulation, Living on the Edge out of Fort Saskatchewan, to give you a closer look into what the day might look like: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwnUBRsylFU

We are looking for volunteers to help facilitate the poverty simulation on December 5, 2017. Please let us know if you are able to commit to volunteering from 5:30PM-8:30PM in order to help run Living on the Edge.

If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to contact Roxana Atkinson at roxana@unitedwaycentral.com or call 506.459.7773 ext 204

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