Before you download and use any of the materials from the Systemic Change web pages, please keep in mind that we have a special licensing agreement with aha! Process, Inc. related to the use of any of their copyrighted material, in particular, use of the set of DVDs on Understanding Poverty (Bridges’ Individual Lens) or attending a Society-delivered facilitator training program for the “Getting Ahead in Just Gettin By World” program. There are also Bridges copyrighted materials embedded within the curriculum developed by SVdP for use in Systemic Change – in the Overview, Mentoring, and Council presentations. There is special record keeping required and a license fee to be paid for each person trained using the material we developed that incorporates the “aha! Process constructs.” There are documents under General Information which describe this (“Bridges Materials & Licensing”, and “Hope in Action Training Session Attendee List Instructions”). If you have any questions, contact the National Systemic Change Committee at [email protected].
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