Tag Archives: Human Needs

Two Blogs on Poverty and Human Needs

The TalkPoverty Blog:  A project of the Half in Ten Education Fund, you’ll find many must-read posts from experts and advocates at TalkPoverty Blog (http://talkpoverty.org/talkpoverty-blog/). Here are just two: The Full Employment Route to Poverty Reduction by Dean Baker, and … Continue reading

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Faith Groups Join to Halve Poverty in 10 Years

Shared by Faith in Public Life (http://www.faithinpubliclife.org):   By Katie Wright – Center for American Progress Action Fund November 5, 2010   There are 43.6 million Americans and 15.5 million children living in poverty today. These are crisis-level numbers and … Continue reading

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Join the “Fighting Poverty with Faith” October Mobilization!

From UCC Justice and Witness Ministries (http://www.ucc.org/justice/):   Every year, a national coalition of faith organizations dedicated to cutting poverty in half by 2020 comes together for the Fighting Poverty with Faith initiative. The 2010 mobilization focuses on two issues: 1) … Continue reading

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Urge Pennsylvania’s Congressional Members to Support Proposed Budget Priorities

President Obama’s proposed Fiscal Year 2010 budget, while not perfect, seeks to invest in our future by expanding opportunities for all. His budget commits major investments in health care reform, education, and clean energy, while attempting to restore more fairness … Continue reading

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Surviving the Recession: A Resource Fair for the Unemployed–Philadelphia, February 6

The Philadelphia Unemployment Project (PUP) is sponsoring “Surviving the Recession: A Resource Fair for the Unemployed,” on Friday, February 6, 2009, at Arch Street United Methodist Church, Broad & Arch Streets, Center City Philadelphia, from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. The event … Continue reading

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Bread for the World Offering of Letters Training Workshops for PA

Join with Bread for the World to help tackle the problem of global poverty and hunger by attending one of their upcoming training workshops in Pennsylvania (March-April). Continue reading

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