Addressing Poverty in Vermont

"Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a fundamental human right, the right to dignity and a decent life." –Nelson Mandela

Our Impact
65,594
Vermonters live in poverty.
14,835
Vermont children live in poverty.
18,703
Vermonters of color are disproportionately affected.
8,664
Vermonters 65 or over are living in poverty.

Our Community in Action

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