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Tackling Poverty: The History of Poverty and Homelessness in New York City
United Charities Building, 4th Floor 105 East 22nd Street New York, NY 10010

Conditions that perpetuate homelessness and poverty today have deep roots in America's past.? Our final Tackling Poverty conversation will explore the themes of the book, "The Poor Among Us: A History of Family Poverty and Homelessness in New York City". The discussion will examine the successes and failures of past efforts to reduce poverty and the lessons we can learn for today's efforts to aid impoverished families. RSVP at http://www.tacklingpovertynyc.com/#!upcomingevents for free admission.

   
Date: June 17, 2013
Time: 4:30 PM-7:00 PM
Fees: Free with RSVP
Email: community@citylimits.org
Notes: Moderated by: Jarrett Murphy, Executive Editor of ?City Limits?? Featured Panelists?: ??Ralph da Costa Nunez, President and CEO of ICPH, Author of "The Poor Among Us: A History of Family Poverty and Homelessness in New York City" Ethan Sribnick, Senior Research Associate at ICPH and Author of "The Poor Among Us: A History of Family Poverty and Homelessness in New York City" Nancy Wackstein, Executive Director of United Neighborhood Houses 4:00pm: Doors Open/Registration 4:30pm - 6:00pm: Panel Discussion 6:00pm - 7:00pm: Networking Reception? Hosted by: ??City Limits Series Partner: Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness Copies of "The Poor Among Us" will be distributed to event guests. ?Registration is free with RSVP.??
URL: http://www.tacklingpovertynyc.com/#!upcomingevents

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