ERIC Number: EJ623634
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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It Begins at Home: Bishops Committee Designates January as "Poverty in America" Awareness Month.
Vitillo, Robert J.
Momentum, v31 n4 p22-4 Nov-Dec 2000
States that the Catholic Campaign for Human Development has designated January as Poverty Awareness month, suggesting that the 29th of January be used to help the needy. Lists things people can do on this day. Reports that 32.3 million people living in the United States are living in poverty, a number largely made up of minorities, children, immigrants, and people in urban areas. (CW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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