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Poverty Simulation

June 21, 2018  8:00 am - 12:30 pm

During this FREE, unique experience you will:

• Gain insight into the daily life of poverty.
• Be part of a group role-playing a family facing
challenging, but typical, circumstances.
• Utilize the Western Dakota Tech campus to:
• Simulate going to urgent care
• Visit a pharmacy
• Pay an electric bill, and more...
• “Experience” the harsh realities of poverty
and talk about how to address the issues.

Being a poverty-informed community is at the heart of addressing the poverty conditions of Western South Dakota.

Register for this FREE event at

Participation limited to 160 people.

Questions? Contact Andrew Kapelewski, of Western Dakota Tech, at (605) 718-2957 or

Event made possible by the Prosperity Initiative and Western Dakota Tech.
Location: Western Dakota Tech Campus

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