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Poverty Hurts - Join the Fight Against Poverty

Poverty Hurts - Join the Fight Against Poverty

The U.S. Census Bureau reports that in 2010 - 46.2 Million people in the U.S. were living in poverty. This is an increase from 43.6 million in 2009 and it is the 4th consecutive annual increase.

Source: http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html

The World Bank reports that in 2005 – 1.374 Billion people were living in poverty globally. It defines poverty as living on less than U.S. $1.25 a day.

Source: http://povertydata.worldbank.org/poverty/home

All over the world people like you and I are surviving without sufficient food, shelter, medical care or education. If each and every one of us does one little thing to help fight poverty, it will snowball into a whole movement that will make a big impact on the poverty statistics. Get involved.

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