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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    endorsed 2017-12-14 23:25:22 -0600
    It affects so many aspects of our children and their future opportunities, ie. education, health,respect, self-esteem, keeping them out of jail, prison, having criminal records etc. etc.
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    I'm joining the call for an end to child poverty in Wisconsin, please join me!
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    When the richest nation on earth cannot keep its children from suffering impoverishment through no cause of their own, there is definitely something wrong with our priorities and our values!
    endorsed via 2017-12-14 22:32:48 -0600
    We need to tackle childhood poverty because if we are successful we create a better future for everyone.
    endorsed 2017-12-14 22:25:36 -0600
    endorsed 2017-12-14 22:06:19 -0600
    Childhood poverty reproduces itself as it deprives children of the ability to grow into healthy and productive adults. We all lose.
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    breaking the chains of generational poverty is imperative to building community in our state
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    posted about Endorse The Vision on Facebook 2017-12-14 20:49:18 -0600
    I'm joining the call for an end to child poverty in Wisconsin, please join me!
    endorsed 2017-12-14 20:49:01 -0600
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    endorsed 2017-12-14 19:28:22 -0600
    Child poverty is increasing and people of faith need to take action to decrease child poverty.
    endorsed 2017-12-14 19:08:03 -0600
    We are the richest nation on earth. There is no excuse for a child to go hungry. Whether it be from unfortunate circumstances or lack of opportunity or poor decisions made by adults, our kids deserve better.
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    Because our future depends on it
    endorsed 2017-12-14 19:07:07 -0600