#End45: Raise a Hand to End Poverty in America

45 million people in America are living in poverty today – one in seven individuals. Poverty doesn’t discriminate. It often takes one misfortune or one missed paycheck to change an individual or family’s life and cause them to fall below the poverty line. #End45: Raise a Hand to End Poverty in America aims to raise awareness for the 45 million people living in poverty in the United States today and the millions of others in need or struggling to make ends meet. Join our mission to #End45 today.
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The following videos highlight powerful stories of people who at some point in their lives have struggled to make ends meet. These are real-life stories of individuals and families in need, showcasing their resilience, courage and strength. Watch to learn how many have overcome hardship with the support of CCUSA and its member agencies that provide help and hope in communities across the country, and share to inspire others in need of compassion and care.

People around the country are lending a hand to end poverty, and now you have the chance to increase awareness of this critical issue and make a difference. Simply take a picture of your hand with “#End45” written on your palm and share it on your Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter channels using the hashtag #End45. Together, we have the power to raise a hand to end poverty in America.

Raise a Hand to #End45 Today

Join our movement and help drive awareness for the need to end poverty in America. Simply take a photo of your palm with #End45 written on it and share it on your Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter channels using the hashtag #End45.