Free Workshop – Financial Recovery

Habitat for Humanity of the Mississippi Gulf Coast will be presenting a workshop titled “Financial Recovery”.


Designed to bring hope to families struggling to recover from a financial setback, this course will equip participants with proactive, practical strategies for getting back on their feet. The objective is to help families visualize a brighter future and realize that their current financial difficulties do not have to be permanent.

There are several dates, times and locations for participants to select from:

— Thursday, April 4, 2013 at the HFHMGC office at 2214 – 34th Street, Gulfport from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.

— Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at the HFHMGC office at 2214 – 34th Street, Gulfport from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

— Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce, 720 Krebs Avenue, Pascagoula from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.

Financial Recovery is part of HFHMGC’s INVEST IN YOURSELF program to help motivated individuals and families achieve personal financial goals beyond home ownership. INVEST IN YOURSELF is a personal finance education and counseling program designed to equip individuals with the tools needed to reclaim control of their finances. Courses and counseling cover a variety of topics including credit repair, developing a family savings & spending plan, rental counseling, foreclosure prevention, and much more. Through an array of seminars, workshops and one-on-one counseling, participants will have the opportunity to learn valuable financial management skills and work with a Habitat program specialist to craft their own individualized action plan.

To enroll or inquire about the INVEST IN YOURSELF program, contact Tomesha Johnson, Education and Outreach Specialist at or call 228-678-9100, ext. 1024 or visit our website at