Build Your Resources

“Do not limit your vision any longer to yourself, but see the Lord around you and in you, ready to put his hand to the work as soon as you ask for His help. You will see that all will go well.”                                                       ~ St. Vincent DePaul Help a Neighbor

The Build Your Resources program offers varied, relevant, monthly resource workshops available to the entire community, regardless of income level. Subjects will include many of the resources identified for success in the Getting Ahead program such as:

  • Emotional
  • Financial
  • Hidden class rules
  • Integrity
  • Mental
  • Motivation
  • Physical
  • Relationships
  • Spiritual
  • Support system


April 11 from 4:30-7:30 PM – Credit Café

Interfaith Housing Alliance will host a Credit Café that will provide over $35 in FREE credit resources, including 1/2 hour of 1-on-1 credit counseling. If you’re hoping to purchase a home in the next few years, THIS workshop is a GREAT opportunity to get ahead of the game!

4:30 to 5:30 PM | Appointments with Credit Advisors to review your credit score and report
5:30 to 6:30 PM | “Master Your Credit” workshop
6:30 to 7:30 pm | Additional appointments with Credit Advisors
You MUST make an appointment to attend and know your Social Security number. Contact Carol Riggles at (301) 662-4225 x 1209 or Kelly Mays at (301) 447-6102 x 17.
May 2 – from 5:30-7:30 PM – Making Your Vote Count
The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization that encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
June 13, 20 & 27 and July 11 & 18 – from 5:30-7:30 PMAT OUR NEW LOCATION – 226 EAST LINCOLN AVENUE, EMMITSBURG MD 21727!
How to Avoid Falling for a Jerk/Jerkette 5 Week Series
Dating today is like leaving the house without your phone. You know that feeling of being totally lost in the world without being able to Google every question you have throughout your day? Feel like you’ve just lost your safety net when it comes to relationships? It’s way too easy to be fooled by someone’s first impressions. So how do you get to the bottom of what they’re really like and what they’ll be like in 6 months, 1 year or 10 years from now? This program series is intended for those who have experienced or want to prevent the heartache of a failed relationship. (On Wednesdays of June 13, 20 & 27 and July 11 & 18)
Unless otherwise noted, workshops are FREE, open to the public and held at our location – 16840 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg MD 21727. Registration for each workshop is REQUIRED. To register, please complete the form below or call 301.447.6102 x 17.

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