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Poverty: Books in the Holman Library
Source: Poverty Can Impact Learning by Dr. Donna Beegle. Jan. 19, 2017. Ashford Instructional Services. You Tube.
Face to Face with Dr. Donna Beegle. PBS. September 17, 2015, Creative Commons License.
Anti-Poverty Organization Websites
"Our mission is to build a movement of 100 million action-taking Global Citizens to help achieve our vision of ending extreme poverty by 2030."
Poverty Solutions at the University of Michigan
This research center, at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan was established in the fall of 2002 as a university-based, nonpartisan research center. We conduct and promote multidisciplinary, policy-relevant research, mentor and train emerging scholars, and inform public discourse on the causes and consequences of poverty.
Children's Defense Fund
"The Children's Defense Fund (CDF) is a non-profit child advocacy organization that has worked relentlessly for over 35 years to ensure a level playing field for all children. We champion policies and programs that lift children out of poverty; protect them from abuse and neglect..."
West Coast Poverty Center
Run through the UW, the Center researches the causes of poverty and effective means to reduce poverty.
UpTogether is a community, a movement and a platform to highlight, invest in and accelerate the initiatives people in historically undervalued communities are taking to improve their lives and move up, together.
"RESULTS is a movement of passionate, committed everyday people [who] use their voices to influence political decisions that will bring an end to poverty."
"TalkPoverty.org...is dedicated to covering poverty in America by lifting up the voices of advocates, policymakers, and people struggling to make ends meet."
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