VineYard Grove Park

Self-Reliance
Center

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Stake-Sponsored Self-Reliance Groups

The Vineyard Grove Park Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints now offers Self-Reliance groups. Groups are offered at various times throughout the year. Course curriculum is studied in a facilitated group setting once a week for 12-week cycles. See the upcoming event schedule to register for a cource.

Events

Upcoming self-reliance related events.

Fall 2019

Personal Finance

All are invited to attend. Come and join a group to learn about personal finance, budgeting, protecting your family, and investing for the future. Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives.
Fall 2019

Starting And Growing My Business

All are invited to attend. Come and join a group about starting and growing your business including principles of business growth, building a customer base, managing cash flow and capital, marketing and more. Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives.
Fall 2019

Find A Better Job

All are invited to attend. Come and join a group about finding a better job. Whether you are unemployed or just wanting to find a better opportunity, the group will cover principles of searching for opportunities, networking, creating personal power statements, resumes and job search techniques. Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives.
Fall 2019

Education For Better Work

All are invited to attend. Come and join a group about education for better work. Course explores career paths, researches chosen opportunities, training requirements and schooling options. Groups are formed and meet for 12 weeks to learn, discuss and complete objectives.
Fall 2019

Life Skills

All are invited to attend. Life Skills for Self-Reliance contains the most applicable content from three self-reliance manuals (Personal Finances, Find a Better Job, and Education for Better Work). This group helps participants research career and education opportunities, find and obtain employment, and learn how to manage their money.
Sept 3
Registration Deadline

BYU PATHWAY - REGISTRATION

Students can start with PathwayConnect as a gateway to a college degree. They can also access online certificates and degree programs through BYU-Idaho.  A low-cost, flexible way to start on a path to a university degree.  PathwayConnect groups meet once a week at local gatherings.
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EnglishConnect 1 and 2

EnglishConnect 1 and 2 are course for learning English through both classroom and online study. Groups are led by a teacher and participants meet once a week for 25 weeks.  EnglishConnect 1 is the introductory level course.  EnglishConnect 2 is for those who are ready to learn more work related language skills.  The Stake is currently collecting names of those who might be interested.

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Visit the official website for Self-Reliance Services

Self-reliance is the “ability, commitment, and effort to provide the spiritual and temporal necessities of life for self and family. As members become self-reliant, they are also better able to serve and care for others.”

Find online manuals, materials, videos and trainings for the Self-Reliance Initiative.

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Local Services and Resources

Many organizations in our community provide wonderful resources and services to meet the needs of individuals and families. Click on the resource directory link below to begin to discover the available resources.

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Just Serve

JustServe.org is a website where the volunteer needs of organizations may be posted and volunteers may search for places to serve in the community, providing opportunities to help those in need and enhance the quality of life in the community.

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