Report listing the population and poverty information from 2010 census.
This new report, The State of Poverty in Ohio: Building a Foundation for Prosperity, covers a time period of more than one year to better tell the story of the recession which hit Ohio and the U.S. in late 2008 and the subsequent efforts toward recovery. OACAA commissioned Community Research Partners (CRP) to conduct research for Building a Foundation for Prosperity.
You’ll find out in this report that poverty happens everywhere in Ohio. But you’ll also learn about a few programs from local Community Action Agencies and other organizations that can make a real difference in Ohio’s communities. With supportive programs, the Ohio economy grows and businesses and people prosper because individuals and families are self-sufficient.
Confronting Suburban Poverty in America paints a new picture of poverty in the United States, presents examples of innovative models and solutions emerging in regions across the country, and offers recommendations for modernizing poverty alleviation and community development strategies in a way that reflects the scale of today’s need. - See more at: http://confrontingsuburbanpoverty.org/about/#sthash.KWO3r4tp.dpuf
This policy brief examines the plight of low-income working mothers - and what can be done to address it.
This study reveals the demographics of the 2 million Ohioans who accessed foodbanks this year.
The Annie E. Casey Foundation explains its two-generation approach to reducing poverty.