Getting Ahead Workshops

Learn how to get ahead in a just-gettin’-by world. Examine your financial story and explore solutions for greater stability. The next course begins on August 15, 2024.

To register, contact Maryann Moulinet at mmoulinet@icstucson.org or (520) 477-0272.

When & Where

Classes are held on Thursdays from 5:30-8:30 p.m. The next course begins August 15, 2024 and runs for 14 consecutive weeks.


A 50-hour program offering a supportive environment to explore solutions and build resources to help participants become more financially stable.

It’s FREE! Participants are compensated for their time in the program.


People experiencing poverty who are committed to make a change are encouraged to apply.


Contact Maryann Moulinet at mmoulinet@icstucson.org or (520) 477-0272.


Participants examine their own experience of poverty and explore issues in the community that impact poverty − including spending, housing, jobs, transportation, and resources − providing critical information the community can use to take action to end poverty.


Past Getting Ahead participants have:

  • Earned GEDs and started college
  • Found employment
  • Launched businesses
  • Improved their health
  • Gained hope