In the News: Kelly Ziegner on making your vote count to eradicate poverty

There isn’t a single community in Canada immune to poverty and ours is no different. The London census metropolitan area (which includes St. Thomas and much of Elgin County) has the third highest child poverty rate in Canada and one in seven residents live in poverty.

With election day today, we at United Way Elgin Middlesex have been paying attention to all parties and the anti-poverty plans they are sharing with voters… Read more

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