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SVP International

Breaking the Poverty Cycle

Community-based Strategies

Family Independence Initiative: Making the Invisible Visible — Recognizing and Resourcing Initiative in American Communities

National Public Radio: A ‘Circle’ of Support Helps Families Stay Out of Poverty , September 16, 2014

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Community Development Needs a Quarterback, July 22, 2014

The Guardian: US anti-poverty campaigner: ‘Whatever we are doing, it isn’t working,’ October 23, 2012

Philanthropy News Digest: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty, March 17, 2011

Annie E. Casey Foundation: Tapping the Power of Social Networks: Understanding the Role of Social Networks in Strengthening Families and Transforming Communities, 2006

Barr Foundation: Lawrence Community Works – Using the Power of Networks to Restore a City, March 2004



EdSource: Community Schools Can Help Break the Cycle of Poverty, February 2014


Family Planning

Roosevelt Institute: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty – Expanding Access to Family Planning, March 13, 2014


Financial Independence

Paul G. Allen Family Foundation: Disrupting Poverty, March 2014



Stanford Social Innovation Review: The Rise of Antipoverty Relational Work, March 17, 2015

Annie E. Casey Foundation: Measuring Access to Opportunity, February 2015

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Rethinking Poverty, Fall 2014

New York Times: Number of Children Living in Poverty Drops Sharply, September 16, 2014

US News: For Some Graduates, College Isn’t Worth the Debt, September 4, 2014

New York Times: Working Anything but 9 to 5, August 13, 2014

New York Times: When Poverty Makes You Sick, a Lawyer Can Be the Cure, July 17, 2014

Stanford Social Innovation Review: Bridging the Cultures of Business and Poverty, Spring 2003



Urban Institute: CHA Families and the Plan for Transformation, March 11, 2013

US Department of Housing and Urban Development: Understanding Neighborhood Effects of Concentrated Poverty, Winter 2011


Multi-generational Poverty

Annie E. Casey Foundation: Creating Opportunity for Families — A Two-Generation Approach

The Atlantic: A Different Approach to Breaking the Poverty Cycle, December 24, 2014

National Human Service Assembly: Breaking the Cycle of Poverty in Young Families, Two Generation Strategies for Working with Disconnected Young Parents & Their Children, December 2013



New York Times: The Way to Beat Poverty, September 12, 2014