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Published Monday, February 23, 2015

Impact U, A powerful Op-Ed column, Seed 20, People & Places 2015, and the effectiveness of financial education mandates in this month's Asset & Opportunity Network update.

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Published Thursday, January 22, 2015

UNC Center on Poverty's Gene Nichol takes a look at what Charlotte's working poor really need to begin the steep climb up the economic ladder.

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Published Thursday, January 22, 2015

Census Bureau data recently revealed that, over the last dozen years, Charlotte experienced the nation’s sixth steepest increase in concentrated poverty ...  

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Published Monday, December 8, 2014

Start collecting now for Steve’s Coats for Kids campaign through Wednesday, January 21. Coats are needed for children of all sizes -- including high school students who typically wear adult sizes.

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Published Wednesday, November 19, 2014

All offices, facilities, and programs closed Thursday, 11/27, Friday, 11/28, and Saturday, 11/29.  Financial Assistance reopens Monday, 12/1/2014.  Free Store, Furniture Bank, Donation door reopen Tuesday 12/2/2014.

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Published Thursday, November 13, 2014

And we are already starting to feel the effects. You can make sure help is available for times like these.

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Published Monday, October 13, 2014

One in four North Carolina children live in poverty according to current stats compiled by Spotlight on Poverty and Opportunity.

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Published Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Fifth Third Bank's popular eBus will visit Crisis Assistance Ministry on Thursday, October 2 2014.  from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Register at crisisassistance.org/ebus

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