Poverty Forum

Press Resources

Download the Press Kit

Includes Press Advisory, Gerson-Wallis Letter, Executive Summary, Proposal Summaries, Proposals, Participant Quotes, Full Participant Biographies, and additional contact information. This document is designed to be printed double-sided.

The Poverty Forum Press Conference will take place Tuesday, February 17th from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. EST in The Zenger Room at the National Press Club. The address there is 529 14th Street, NW, 13th Floor, Washington, DC 20045. A teleconference option is available. Please dial in at (800) 926-5187. There will be a question and answer time for the media at the end of the call. A link to an audio recording of the teleconference will be posted by 3:00 p.m. EST on this website.

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Acces information on poverty policy & other resources

The Poverty Forum is made up of 8 teams who came up with 25 policy proposals addressing domestic poverty. Brief summaries, complete white paper policy proposals, and a press kit can be found on our Resource page.

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