Most people living above the poverty line in America might not know the true realities of the poor. In the last few years, the numbers of people living in poverty have increased, and this implies that things are not getting any better.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the poverty rate in America was 12.3% in 2017. This means that 39.7 million Americans lived in poverty. By the next five years, Unconditional seeks to reduce the population of people living in poverty at least by half. By doing so, the underprivileged vulnerable individuals will have an equal right to access basic resources, financial services, and they will be able to access the new technology. In order to achieve this, we will come up with programs and strategies that invest in poverty eradication.
Some of the alarming facts about poverty in the United States are;