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  • Living on the Edge Radio Feature
    We recently ran our poverty simulation, Living on the Edge, with a group of Dalhousie University Social Work students. CBC's Carsten Knox joined us as a participant, and shared his experience on Information Morning. The Mp3 of the show can…
  • The Halifax I Love
    The Halifax I Love The Halifax I love   Since I was a little girl, I’ve always been proud to call Halifax home. Now that I’ve joined United Way Halifax, that pride has grown ten-fold.   With just over two months in my new role, I’ve been overwhelmed…
  • Make the Month - changing perspectives on poverty
    Make the Month - changing perspectives on poverty Thanks to Todd Hirsch, who is an economist and regular columnist for the Globe and Mail, for sharing this blog post. You can follow him on Twitter @ABeconomist on Facebook at /ABEconomist or on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/ktoddhirsch  1 in 10 Canadians live…
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UWHalifax Need to educate and motivate broader community, show people what role they can play in it. Everyone must participate. #UWHPoverty
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UWHalifax Sense of urgency. Individuals can influence political will. Fatigue around the issue. #UWHPoverty
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UWHalifax Personal stories are what motivate others to help. Are bureaucrats doing a lot to fix this problem? They are. #UWHPoverty
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UWHalifax Culture of resistance. Lots of perplexity around poverty, seems like it should be easier. #UWHPoverty
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UWHalifax Afraid of unknown, that holds us back. Mistrust between non-profits and who is working together. #UWHPoverty
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