Overcoming Poverty

Poverty Elimination Strategies That Work

Kimberly Drew, Nadeen Israel and Tim Klein, Heartland Alliance for Human Needs & Human Rights, January 2010

Reshaping the Advocacy Direction on Poverty Reduction: Bridging Individual and Community Strategies (PDF)

Charles Bruner, Child and Family Policy Center and the Northwest Area Foundation, May 2009

Policy Proposals to Reduce Poverty

Poverty Forum, February 2009

Developing Entrepreneurial Economies in Rural Regions

Aspen Institute, February 2009

Homegrown Responses to Economic Uncertainty in Rural America (PDF)

Rural Realities, Rural Sociological Society – Vol. 3 Issue 2, 2009

A Just and Sustainable Recovery

Bread for the World Institute, November 2009

Bridging the Gap: Reshaping Poverty Policy in America (PDF)

Neighborhood Funders Group, Fall 2008

Faith in the Gulf: Lessons from the Religious Response to Hurricane Katrina (PDF)

Desiree Evans, Chris Kromm and Sue Sturgis,Institute for Southern Studies, August 2008

Workforce Development as an Antipoverty Strategy: What do we know? What should we do?

Harry Holzer, Urban Institute, October 2008

Words that Work: Messaging for Economic Justice (PDF)

SPIN Project, 2008

From Poverty to Prosperity: A National Strategy to Cut Poverty in Half

Center for American Progress, April 2007

Repairing the Economic Ladder: A Transformative Investment Strategy to Reduce Poverty and Expand America’s Middle Class (PDF)

U.S. Conference of Mayors, January 2007

Discussion Guide: A Vision for Overcoming Poverty

Sojourner’s, 2007