Empower Missouri and Vision for Children at Risk have released a new report citing the benefits of raising the minimum wage to create economic opportunity for families and children. The report, Pathways Out of Poverty: Higher Wages and Targeted Benefits Create Needed Opportunities, examines how workers gain through raising the minimum wage, and how public benefit programs might be affected. […]
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Annual meeting of the St. Louis Family and Community Partnership Recaps Year; Features Dr. Norm White as Keynote Speaker
Co-chair Mike Fitzgerald facilitated the Annual Meeting of the St Louis Family and Community Partnership on July 9. Following a slide presentation of the year’s activities and achievements, new Council members were approved.
Mark your calendars! The annual meeting of the St. Louis Family and Community Partnership is scheduled for July 8 at 9 AM at Vision for Children at Risk.
It’s a wrap! Legislative session nets gains for children and their families, losses and future challenges
More than one hundred people came together on June 3 for a forum that examined how children and their families fared in the 2015 legislative session.