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National Civil Rights Museum debuts Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition on the history of the Poor People’s Campaign
May 02, 2022 15:51 ET | National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis, TN, May 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Civil Rights Museum, a Smithsonian Affiliate, will launch the national tour of the Solidarity Now! 1968 Poor People’s Campaign exhibition...
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Cudos and Tingo Vow to End the Poverty Premium With a Huge Partnership
November 17, 2021 05:30 ET | Tingo Inc.
NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via InvestorWire -- Tingo Inc., OTC Markets (IWBB) (“Tingo” or the “Company”), is proud to announce its collaboration with the decentralized cloud...
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Changes to Minimum Wage are First Step Towards Affordability for All Ontarians
November 05, 2021 11:59 ET | Feed Ontario
TORONTO, Nov. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Feed Ontario welcomes the Government of Ontario’s announcement of a planned increase to the provincial minimum wage in January 2021, bringing it to $15 per...
Fraser Institute News Release: Canada Child Benefit deemed less effective than claimed in lifting children out of poverty due to lack of targeting; only 91,000 children affected despite additional $5.6 billion (2019/20)
October 07, 2021 05:00 ET | Fraser Institute
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite spending an additional $5.6 billion in 2019-20, the new Canada Child Benefit only moved an estimated 90,900 children above...
International nonprofit Unbound disburses $2 billion in aid for children and elders overcoming poverty
August 17, 2021 15:39 ET | Unbound
Kansas City, KS, Aug. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Top-rated child sponsorship charity Unbound has sponsored almost 1 million children and elders living in poverty around the world since its...
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Robin Hood, The Century Foundation, & Next100 Release Bold Policy Agenda For Next Mayoral Administration to Fight Poverty in New York City
July 22, 2021 10:00 ET | Robin Hood Foundation
“From Crisis to Opportunity: A Policy Agenda for an Equitable NYC” lays out a plan to get all New Yorkers back on their feet post-pandemic Agenda includes comprehensive solutions spanning education,...
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Richard Buery, Jr. Announced as New CEO of Robin Hood
June 16, 2021 14:46 ET | Robin Hood Foundation
Robin Hood is a 501(c) (3) organization and not affiliated with any for-profit businesses that use a similar name NEW YORK, June 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, New York’s largest...
May 06, 2021 12:30 ET | Comic Relief US
New York, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Comic Relief US, the organization behind the Red Nose Day campaign to end child poverty, has announced two special edition t-shirt designs available in the...
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Robin Hood, Key Legislators, and Advocacy Groups to Albany: Protect New York Families Washington Left Behind
March 23, 2021 12:00 ET | Robin Hood Foundation
NEW YORK, March 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Robin Hood, the largest poverty-fighting organization in New York City, held a press conference with elected officials and advocates calling for the...
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Robin Hood Awards Over $73 Million In Covid-19 Relief; Convenes Leaders to Inform Strategy
March 16, 2021 11:24 ET | Robin Hood Foundation
NEW YORK, March 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today marks one year since Robin Hood, New York City’s largest poverty-fighting organization, reactivated its Robin Hood Relief Fund to address the onset...