Tag "poverty"

Barber leaving N.C. NAACP in June to join national poor people’s campaign

    Barber leaving N.C. NAACP in June to join national poor people’s campaign

Though he insists that he’s “really not leaving,” Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, president of the North Carolina NAACP, says he will be “transitioning” from the state presidency next

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Commentary: Will N.C. bill on poverty overtake effort in W-S?

    Commentary: Will N.C. bill on poverty overtake effort in W-S?

As Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Joines’ Poverty Thought Force released its 56-page report, a measure on poverty apparently was taking shape in the N.C. House. A bill to create a statewide

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The fix won’t be quick

    The fix won’t be quick

BY TERRI SCHLICHENMEYER  FOR THE CHRONICLE It never is. There’s no magic wand to change the things that’ve been on your mind lately: social issues, inequality, poverty, politics, apathy, violence.

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Funding for infant health program will end

    Funding for infant health program will end

BY TODD LUCK  THE CHRONICLE A program that helped Forsyth County reach historically low infant mortality rates will see its current funding end this year. The Nurse-Family Partnership is an

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EDITORIAL: Remember, those in poverty have needs to fix now

    EDITORIAL: Remember, those in poverty have needs to fix now

The Poverty Thought Force issued its final report to Mayor Allen Joines and the City Council on Feb. 13. The

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Nonprofit leaders hopeful about Poverty Thought Force plan

    Nonprofit leaders hopeful about Poverty Thought Force plan

BY TODD LUCK  THE CHRONICLE Leaders of organizations that help those in poverty are hoping to see action, accountability and

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Thought Force releases recommendations to reduce poverty

    Thought Force releases recommendations to reduce poverty

BY TODD LUCK  THE CHRONICLE The Winston-Salem Poverty Thought Force presented its recommendations to reduce local poverty on Monday, Feb.

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Editorial: Watch out for 2017

    Editorial: Watch out for 2017

2016 was a dynamic year, with so much happening in various aspects of American history. The democratic process produced the

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Commentary: Ending generational poverty takes a new approach

    Commentary: Ending generational poverty takes a new approach

Jerry Anderson Guest Columnist Over the years (Happy Hill Garden-’51) there have been countless attempts to end poverty among minorities

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Organizations join forces to send Thanksgiving Blessings

    Organizations join forces to send Thanksgiving Blessings

BY TEVIN STINSON THE CHRONICLE The Chris Paul Family Foundation and the Triad Dream Center, a local nonprofit dedicated to

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