Poverty

"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the
abundance of those who have much. It's whether we
provide enough for those who have too little."

- Franklin Delano Roosevelt


For more information: AAUW Fact Sheets and Position Papers on Affirmative Action, Athletics, Education, Managed Care Reform, Reproductive Rights, and Social Security Reform.

Video: The Story of Hungry - A unique look at life through the eyes of a small girl struggling with hunger, and how something as simple as breakfast in the classroom can changer her day, her week — and maybe even her entire future.

Film: A Place at the Table and its trailer

Updated April 17, 2014

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