Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Step Up California, Campaign to Cut Poverty
Approximately 30 percent of Californian families do not earn enough to pay for basic needs. Many of them are struggling with inadequate resources and are forced to make hard choices between hunger, housing and health care.
To build awareness of the facts and to fight poverty more effectively, Catholic Charities of California launched Step Up California, Campaign to Cut Poverty.
For more information on the Step Up California campaign and on what you can do, visit: http://www.stepupca.org
The program has six concrete steps that you can take:
* Step 1: Support Our Resolution
* Step 2: Join Us
* Step 3: Advocate
* Step 4: Volunteer Your Time
* Step 5: Make a Donation
* Step 6: Educate