Category Education is key
Single moms in Southeast Texas are eager to earn an education and contribute to our community.
Single mothers, on the other hand, need a marketable skill.
The Mission You might say I’m a woman on a mission. Some might say “She’s obsessed!” Either way, I am passionate about making a way for single moms in southeast Texas to earn a practical degree. Here is why – Statistics tell us that children raised by a single parent (usually the mother) do not […]
The Bridges of Hope Educational Support Program is a promising program that makes it possible for single mothers to earn a two-year degree.
I’ve seen what programs like this can do. It’s not an entitlement program. It’s an empowerment program.
Please feel free to join us for a planning meeting – for the NEW Educational Support Program – Tuesday, March 21, 2017
at Sertino’s in Beaumont- 6-8 PM
Did you know that 44% of children in Jefferson County, Texas live in single parent homes? You may say, “So, what am I supposed to do about it?” Finally there is an answer.
Today I can get angry when I hear of a child’s father not supplying school clothes, winter coats or shoes and yet he manages to have a boat and fishing trips and somehow evades the Attorney General’s decree to pay child support. This makes me angry.
I have a dream. I want to see a program in southeast Texas that will give single mother a break, a two-year break. This dream is becoming a reality through The Community Coalition’s Bridges of Hope for Single Mothers.