Poverty Series - Catholic Courier

Poverty Series

Between 2014 and 2015, staff writers Annette Jim√©nez and Amy Kotlarz wrote a series of stories on poverty in the Diocese of Rochester. 

July 2015

Great Schools for All was years in making (July 7, 2015)

June 2015

Group eyes education changes to reduce poverty (June 30, 2015)
The poor are affected by environmental factors (June 3, 2015)

April 2015

Marchers show support of $15 minimum wage (April 24, 2015)
Video: Workers, advocates demand higher wages (April 24, 2015)
Photos: Hundreds march for a higher wage (April 24, 2015)
Church, others offer youths a safety net (April 24, 2015)
ACT Rochester releases community report card (April 24, 2015)

March 2014

Community leaders seek solutions to poverty (March 28, 2014)
Education is key to ending poverty (March 28, 2014)
Community ‘report card’ focuses on poverty (March 28, 2014)
Food is part of the solution to end poverty (March 28, 2014)
The many faces of local poverty (March 3, 2014)


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