Tag Archives: poverty

Dear Senator Toomey

A dramatic speech was given this month by an advocate at a ‘Tuesdays with Toomey’ event in Philadelphia. Myra Young provides the human side to the story of why there are demonstrations all across the United States. There are millions … Continue reading

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Anti-Poverty Network Job Announcement – Executive Director

The Anti-­Poverty Network of New Jersey (APN) is seeking qualified applicants for the role of Executive Director. Founded in December 1999, APN is a diverse and growing network focused on preventing, reducing, and ending poverty in New Jersey. APN is … Continue reading

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Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey – Poverty Summit

Earlier this week the Anti-Poverty Network of New Jersey sent out invitations to the Poverty Summit to be held May 21. Let me pass along the information so you can attend and join in the dialogue about poverty in New … Continue reading

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Romney: “I’m not concerned about the very poor” Really?

Yesterday morning in a CNN interview Mitt Romney stated, “I’m not concerned about the very poor.” To quote him precisely, the CNN story reads in part: “I’m not concerned about the very poor,” he said. “We have a safety net … Continue reading

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Legal Services To Release Poverty Benchmarks Report – March 22, 2011

Date: Tuesday March 22, 2011 Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Place: New Jersey State Museum Auditorium, 205 W. State St, Trenton, NJ Legal Services of New Jersey invites you to the public release of Poverty Benchmarks 2011: Assessing New … Continue reading

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