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April 13 press release from Poverty Solutions: A new 2020 Coronavirus Stimulus Payment website launched today aims to[...]
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Link to:Poverty Solutions releases Michigan COVID-19 pandemic resource guide
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Related Upcoming Events

Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Luke Shaefer, Alford A. Young Jr., and Michael S. Barr will discuss some of the ways that policymakers and communities are attempting to combat poverty during the COVID-19 crisis.
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Related Past Events

In his new book, The Once and Future Worker , Manhattan Institute scholar Oren Cass challenges our basic assumptions about what prosperity means and where it comes from.
2019 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Through money bail systems, fees and fines, strictly enforced laws and regulations against behavior including trespassing and public urination that largely affect the homeless, and the substitution of prisons and jails for the mental hospitals that have traditionally served the impoverished, in one of the richest countries on Earth we have effectively made it a crime to be poor.
2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Making Housing More Affordable is the first in the Poverty Solutions Engagement Series, where we will tackle a poverty-related topic and connect faculty, students and communities to explore ideas, strategies and potential solutions to some of the most pressing challenges of our time.
2017 - 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm