BREAKING THE CYCLE OF POVERTY
Stories of Progress & Change
MAKING AN IMPACT

Statistics have names and faces.

"It's the connection God has given me."

“Kathryn wanted more for her daughters.”
“She wants the best for her girls.”
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I feel like it's half circumstance and half choice. You still have the ability to go out and go to school and go to work, if that's what you really want to do to pull yourself out of poverty. But as far as like being...

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