"I am so blessed they open up the Day Center and organize community events" -Marcela #livepoverty - @Taeko0916
200 women visit the drop-in program daily at the Los Angeles Downtown Women’s Center, which is the only resource in Los Angeles serving only low income and homeless women.  

"I am so blessed they open up the Day Center and organize community events" -Marcela  - 

200 women visit the drop-in program daily at the Los Angeles Downtown Women’s Center, which is the only resource in Los Angeles serving only low income and homeless women.  

Dr. Lages has been volunteering as a @MENDPOVERTY clinic optometrist for almost 7 years #livepoverty - @MaraRagan
MEND, an anti-poverty organization in Pacoima, Calif., is run almost entirely by volunteer labor.  They report volunteers contribute 13,998 hours each month to keep MEND running. 

Dr. Lages has been volunteering as a clinic optometrist for almost 7 years  - 

MEND, an anti-poverty organization in Pacoima, Calif., is run almost entirely by volunteer labor.  They report volunteers contribute 13,998 hours each month to keep MEND running. 

"Faith-based" clothing company shares its profits

Malachi Designs donates a care package to those in need for each purchase from their clothing line.  Here’s an interview w/the CEO of on his first experience w/poverty in LA Part.1   - @Changyue7



Interview by Nikita Abhyankar with an Indian slum dweller-athlete

"In 2010, everyone who attended the grand opening got to put their thumbprint" into this painting #livepoverty - @Cjespino89 reporting from the Downtown Women’s Center in Los Angeles

"In 2010, everyone who attended the grand opening got to put their thumbprint" into this painting  -  reporting from the Downtown Women’s Center in Los Angeles

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