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Anti-poverty agency seeks community’s ideas (access required)

More than 50 percent of Rochester’s children live in poverty, and Rochester ranks first in overall poverty, child poverty and extreme poverty among comparably sized cities. Among the top 75 metro areas nationwide, Rochester ranks as the fourth poorest. That sobering U.S. Census Bureau data from 2012-2016 underscores the importance of initiatives to reduce poverty in ...

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