The Poverty Thought Force issued its final report to Mayor Allen Joines and the City Council on Feb. 13. The report includes 56 recommendations for policies that could reduce the
BY TODD LUCK THE CHRONICLE Leaders of organizations that help those in poverty are hoping to see action, accountability and community engagement as the Poverty Thought Force’s plan is implemented.
BY TODD LUCK THE CHRONICLE The Winston-Salem Poverty Thought Force presented its recommendations to reduce local poverty on Monday, Feb. 13. “This is the beginning, but hopefully, maybe five years
2016 was a dynamic year, with so much happening in various aspects of American history. The democratic process produced the United States’ first president without any governing experience, the oldest
BY TEVIN STINSON THE CHRONICLE The Chris Paul Family Foundation and the Triad Dream Center, a local nonprofit dedicated to
Winston-Salem is currently far short of its job growth goal of becoming one of the top 50 metropolitan areas in the country by 2020, according to a State of the Community presentation on Tuesday, May 17.
Simms BY TEVIN STINSON THE CHRONICLE Last week, Institute Fellow at the Urban Institute in Washington, D.C. Margaret C. Simms
Chronicle file photo Kim Porter speaks to protesters gathered outside Winston-Salem City Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2015. Lately there
Photos by Judie Holcomb-Pack (Left) “Family” discusses their situation during poverty simulation. By Kim Underwood Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Principal Gary