Posts Tagged "Poverty"

Facing Poverty with Hope and Solutions

Posted by on Nov 22, 2017 in Stories from The Patch | 0 comments

This fall, several Cabbage Patch staff members participated in the Metro United Way Poverty Simulation, in order to better understand the challenges faced by our clients. Just imagine if you tried to pawn your possessions to pay for food, only to find that the pawn shop doesn’t want them. Or consider what it would be like to pay bills if you had no Internet access. These are just a few of the scenarios that are very real for those who inspired the simulation.

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