PAC goes to Washington D.C.

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The Earn and Learn Participant Advisory Council has embarked on a trip to Washington D.C. to help our elected officials understand the importance of programs like Earn and Learn that help people get back on their feet.

 

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“I enjoyed speaking and telling my story and really hope this trip changes the future of our programs.”
~Dominique W., PAC member
 

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“I was happy to have seen John Conyers, Sandy Levin, and Gary Peters. I believe we really made an impact on these three.”
~Alfonso S, PAC member
 

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Congressman Conyers was very interested in what we were doing and enjoyed all of our personal stories.
~Dominique W., PAC member

 

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“My favorite part of the trip was when Congressman Sander Levin made a joke about my tie. And I really felt a connection when he said he went to Central High school.”
~ Tyrae G, PAC member

 

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The PAC made a stop at the FDR memorial. This quote seemed so fitting for Earn and Learn.

The PAC made a stop at the FDR memorial. This quote seemed so fitting for Earn and Learn.


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“Gary Peters and his staff showed me great support on my transportation issues, and had a good understanding of Detroit’s transportation issues.”
~Landon N, PAC member