Endorse Our Vision of Ending Child Poverty in Wisconsin

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We believe in a vision of ending child poverty in Wisconsin. We believe that the people of Wisconsin, working together, can cut child poverty in half in the next ten years. Seeking greater equity, our vision includes cutting racial disparities in child poverty in half. We are committed to evidence-based evaluation of progress.   

Join the Wisconsin Council of Churches, WISDOM, Kids First, & Citizen Action of Wisconsin Education Fund in this effort. And if you are part of an organization that wants to join our coalition then just click the box "My organization is signing on"!


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Forward Kenosha
    endorsed 2018-01-26 10:46:00 -0600
    We need to help all children realize their full potential. In order to do this we need to ensure they have adequate living conditions and access to nutritional food sources.
    posted about Endorse The Vision on Facebook 2018-01-26 10:45:59 -0600
    I'm joining the call for an end to child poverty in Wisconsin, please join me!
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    We need to get directly involved because Governor Walker could NOT care less about the poor in Wisconsin, as he has already proven. No one, especially children, should go hungry because they live in poverty.
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    endorsed 2018-01-25 23:36:31 -0600
    Because it’s the right thing to do and will make our future better.
    endorsed 2018-01-25 20:56:12 -0600
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    Our children deserve to have enough to eat, a safe home, healthcare and a good education at minimum. Shame on us if we continue to look away from our own children in our state.
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    endorsed 2018-01-25 11:46:40 -0600
    After working at Head Start a number of years, poverty was in front of me. Head start provided a number of services and programs but it isn’t enough and as a staff I saw this. I believe that poverty isn’t just children. Poverty can be any age and when bringing up their children, parents can’t give their children the type of support that other parents who have money can give. It then can lead to less education and quality of time which can turn into crimes which can turn into incarceration.
    endorsed 2018-01-25 11:07:11 -0600
    posted about Endorse The Vision on Facebook 2018-01-25 10:56:54 -0600
    I'm joining the call for an end to child poverty in Wisconsin, please join me!
    endorsed 2018-01-25 10:55:52 -0600
    Children are our investment for our future. When we promote their optimum experiences in childhood, we promote a better future for us all.
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    Forward Kenosha endorsed 2018-01-24 22:18:00 -0600
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