MOMentum Hosts MPower: Orientation + Inspiration

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

The MOMentum Network, a local nonprofit that supports single moms in college, is hosting their MPower: Orientation + Inspiration to kick-off the new college semester on Saturday.  

Cara Hicks, former single mom in college and MOMentum Founder, said, “Pursuing higher education while balancing work and raising children is an incredible challenge, but we’re honored to provide support to MOMentum moms who are willing to build a better future for their children.”

Single and pregnant moms in college interested in receiving support, including financial aid, are invited to come learn the heart of The MOMentum Network. They can connect with other moms who understand what they’re going through and hear about the 2G/4G mission.

Amanda Jelks, former teen mom turned attorney/entrepreneur will share her story about overcoming obstacles.   

The event  will start at 10 a.m. on Saturday at the Downtown YMCA, 301 W 6th St.  

For more information or to RSVP, visit http://www.momentumnetwork.org/calendar/ or contact arwen@themomentumnetwork.org.

Thanks to supporters, there is no charge to attend and there will be a chance to win giveaways. Childcare is available for children 11 and under.




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