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Children learn about family crests and the symbolic meaning behind colors and mottos on coats of arms in the summer program at the SWAG Family Resource Center. Using crayons and markers, they create their own coat of arms. “I think the children’s programming is what the community appreciates the most, simply because there is nothing else in the community for children,” said Amanda Elliott, the manager of the SWAG Family Resource Center. “It’s definitely highly utilized and highly received.”

SWAG Center Creates Community When Nobody Else Would

The SWAG Family Resource Center provides services to residents of poverty-stricken neighborhoods. Through educational opportunities, employment assistance and childcare programs, the non-profit organization helps communities that are bare of opportunity.