Meet our new intern: Taylor Bell

February 6th, 2013 Taylor Bell is a senior sociology major at APP Cornerstone Member Samford University. He is a native of Louisville, Kentucky and is in his fourth year volunteering as a tutor and mentor with APP Faith PartnerBaptist Church of the Covenant’s...

The final countdown

December 30th, 2012 The final countdown is on. We have less than 2 days left to reach our fundraising goal. I’m so grateful for all the support we’ve received from faith communities, local businesses, and individuals like you, who contributed $21,256 this year. Our...

Poverty Flat in Alabama

December 26th, 2012 New Census Bureau Estimates Show Poverty Dropped in 31 Alabama Counties According to the Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates (SAIPE) data earlier this month released by the US Census Bureau, poverty in Alabama only increased .2 percent from...

The $16,786 thank you letter

December 26th, 2012 During 2012, faith communities, local businesses, and individuals like you contributed $16,786 to the Alabama Poverty Project. . Thank you! We are immensely grateful to partners like you.  You inspire us and constantly remind us that, together, we...