Poverty

Twenty-eight percent of Philadelphians live in poverty, making it among the poorest of America’s large cities. In this project, we examine the city’s struggle with poverty We’ll talk to those suffering through poverty and those trying to address it. We’ll try to come up with answers. But most importantly, we’ll turn to you for input. Scroll down for complete news coverage; click the Discussion tab to share your thoughts and ideas.

  • Poverty

    Twenty-eight percent of Philadelphians live in poverty, making it among the poorest of America’s large cities. In this project, we examine the city’s struggle with poverty We’ll talk to those suffering through poverty and those trying to address it. We’ll try to come up with answers. But most importantly, we’ll turn to you for input. Scroll down for complete news coverage; click the Discussion tab to share your thoughts and ideas.