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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.
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.
Get involved with our projects
language of poverty
In 2019, our annual project takes a look at the language of poverty and how we can redefine poverty in a more constructive way to help find solutions that help in ending poverty. #RedefinePoverty
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.
"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.