Study circles aim to examine area poverty

The Quincy YWCA and Human Rights Commission are co-sponsoring a series of study circles examining poverty in the Quincy area.

The "Many Voices, One Goal" study circles will begin Thursday, September 5 at 6 p.m. at the Luther Memorial Church in Quincy.

Sessions will also be held Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays throughout September.

The focus of the guided discussions is to educate and develop action steps towards decreasing poverty.

Anyone is welcome to join and there is no cost to attend.

For more information on the times, locations and how to participate, contact the Quincy City Hall at (217) 228-4500.