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
90,794
Vermonters live in poverty.
16,282
Vermont children live in poverty.
18,703
Vermonters of color are disproportionately affected.
8,356
Vermonters 65 or over are living in poverty.

Our Community in Action

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