What is Poverty: Reflections from Five Talents


What do you think poverty is? The World Health Organization asked two groups this question.

How Do You Define Poverty?

The middle-class Americans said they would define poverty as living on less than a few dollars a day. Or not being able to eat two or three meals a day. Or not having the ability to get medical care for their children.

The poor defined poverty as living with shame. As humiliation. As hopelessness. As powerlessness.

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Let us always, through our work and our support, affirm the dignity of each person we meet. Especially the new entrepreneurs we hope to help move out of poverty.

Until next Monday, blessings be with you,

Dale Stanton-Hoyle
Executive Director