Circles in the Media

Circles has been a game changer on the ground

Aug 20th, 2015 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

Source Sarnia mayor frustrated with federal leaders for ignoring poverty, inequality By Roderick Benns One of Canada’s longest serving mayors is getting frustrated with the three main federal party leaders who are persistently ignoring the issues of poverty and inequality. […]



An Anti-poverty Workshop Is Coming To Sarnia.

May 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

The free information session, open to the public, will be held May 28 at Living Hope Christian Reformed Church at 1281 Exmouth St. from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. It’s being sponsored by the Poverty Reduction Network of Sarnia-Lambton. A […]



Squaring the Circle: Helping individuals break free of poverty

Oct 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

Marco Vigliotti Renee Flynn knows all too well how difficult it can be to escape the vicious cycle of poverty. Born into what she calls “generational poverty,” Flynn was kicked out of her alcoholic mother’s house at the age of […]



TV Cogeco Community Conversations

Oct 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Circles in the Media


Leaders from three Ontario communities in Sarnia next week for training

Sep 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

Source Officials with Lambton County Circles will host representatives from three Ontario communities next week in an effort to expand the groundbreaking anti-poverty initiative. “We’re just thrilled,” said Gayle Montgomery, Circles coordinator and national recruiter for the program. “It gives […]



Lambton County Circles Staff to Train Other Ontario Communities

Sep 5th, 2013 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

18 months after being designated the National Training Site for the Canadian Circles® Campaign, Lambton County Circles® staff will be training representatives from three Ontario communities on the exiting poverty strategy. 10 staff from various agencies will be in Sarnia […]



Lambton County initiative proving successful

May 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

By Tara Jeffrey, Sarnia Observer | Link Four years after its humble beginnings in Sarnia-Lambton, the Circles program is set to expand across southwestern Ontario. “We have three sites in our region that are very close to launching,” said program […]



Personal Attention Reduces Poverty

Jul 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

  Circles, a national program for helping families get out of poverty, taps an underused resource: middle-class support groups By Phuong Ly Click here to read article



Circles on CNN

Sep 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Circles in the Media


CBS Evening News Features Circles Campaign

Aug 31st, 2011 | By | Category: Circles in the Media

  You don't want to miss this chance to see Circles in action as a CBS crew follows the story of an Ohio Circle Leader as she gets a new job, connects with a Circle Ally and attends a weekly […]