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programs

 See how our Financial Literacy & Capability programs are empowering communities

See how our Financial Literacy & Capability programs are empowering communities

 Our supplemental education programs help students outside of school and are helping turn Philadelphia schools into centers for learning for the entire family.

Our supplemental education programs help students outside of school and are helping turn Philadelphia schools into centers for learning for the entire family.

 Our RISE Mentoring program is helping students graduate high school and go further.

Our RISE Mentoring program is helping students graduate high school and go further.

 

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TOLF Campaigns and Letters

Follow the campaigns helping to educate the public & legislators and letters of support and opposition. Learn how to get involved.

TOLF In-Depth

Visit our blog for in-depth reading about our work and poverty. Writing is from staff, board members and guest authors.

TOLF - Advocacy Bill Tracker

See the bills we’re tracking as part of our advocacy work. Find out who is sponsoring what bills and the final outcomes.

 Advocacy Updates and Action Items  Read about the campaigns we’re working on to protect vulnerable financial consumers, close the racial wealth gap, right side up the tax code and work for a living wage

Advocacy Updates and Action Items

Read about the campaigns we’re working on to protect vulnerable financial consumers, close the racial wealth gap, right side up the tax code and work for a living wage

 

Get involved with our projects

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Stand in the gap

Our theme and project for 2018 is Stand in the Gap, it's your stories of what you do and what we as a society can do to help the poor and to end poverty. Join with us to #StandInTheGap

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Emerging leaders

In collaboration with community groups and nonprofits with lead organization Historic Johnson House, Center for Social Advocacy, we are working to train a new generation of leaders ages 18-30. Apply for the next co-hort.

 
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"Life on the edges"

Follow our special blog series "Life on the Edges" as it follows the daily life of Kandace with her first hand account of life on the edge of poverty and hope, and the edge of poverty and despair.

 

you can make a difference and create pathS out of poverty

volunteers help make our programs run - get involved

 
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