Poverty Data Sheet News Roundup

Which county has the state’s lowest poverty rate? Shelby County Reporter 250,000 Alabama children live in poverty, state ranked 6th poorest in US Alabama Today Alabama poverty rate drops, still sixth most impoverished state Alabama Political Reporter...

More than a number.

You probably know a family who struggles to make ends meet. They are not alone. Alabama’s economy continues to lag behind the nation’s. Alabama’s median household income is just $46,309, or $11,308 less than the national median household income. This income gap keeps...

You finished your FAFSA! Or did you?

You think you finished your FAFSA. . . but you aren’t sure. Here are some steps to figure out what happened to your FAFSA. If you submitted your FAFSA online, its status will be available in three to five days. If you submitted it via mail, it will take seven to...

Thank you for joining us at Hungry for Justice

Thank you all for joining us on Friday for Hungry for Justice. Here are the resources and handouts: The Power Prism®: A Framework for Planning, Executing, and Evaluating Advocacy Campaigns Presentation Answering the Three Key Questions for Advocacy Campaigns Worksheet...