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Ending Poverty in Florida, Fueled by Advocates and Attorneys

Ending Poverty in Florida, Fueled by Advocates and Attorneys

A Miami youth whose life had been paralyzed by poverty and the criminal justice system spoke openly in October last year regarding her plight. While stealing food to feed both herself and a 2-year-old sibling, she was arrested and charged with theft. With no income or support system, she was left hopeless and unable to […]

Homeless Students in America: What Are We Doing to Help?

Homeless Students in America: What Are We Doing to Help?

DELAND, Fla. — Bryanna Anderson is an African-American senior enrolled at Mainland High School in Daytona Beach. Amidst tears and fragile nerves, she shared an emotional story that chronicles a life of poverty and homelessness. Her captive audience was a packed room of Volusia County educators and community leaders attending the 2015 Poverty and Homeless […]