Philanthropy http://wunc.org en Addressing Poverty In A Changing Economy http://wunc.org/post/addressing-poverty-changing-economy <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>A group of public education, philanthropic and community leaders gathered at UNC-Chapel Hill yesterday to discuss ways to address growing poverty in the state. The conference was titled, "Poverty, Partnerships and the Public Good: A Call for Engagement by North Carolina Institutions."</p><p>The discussion was lively. Gene Nichol, Director of <a href="http://www.law.unc.edu/centers/poverty/">UNC’s Poverty Center</a> commenced the group.</p><p>“Poverty is by any standard the largest problem that we face in North Carolina," said Nichol.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Leoneda Inge 26386 at http://wunc.org Addressing Poverty In A Changing Economy