How does poverty contribute to homelessness? We hear from Wisconsin’s poverty-fighting statewide network. Then, we discuss local efforts to support the hungry while examining the connection between food insecurity and homelessness.
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Root causes of homelessness in Wisconsin's urban and rural communities
According to the National Alliance to End Homelessness, “poverty, and particularly deep poverty, is a strong predictor of homelessness.” We explore the root causes of homelessness in urban and rural areas in Wisconsin.
Local organizations share efforts to reduce food insecurity
Feeding America says more than 427,000 are food insecure in Wisconsin. Two local organizations explain efforts to feed the hungry and support low-income families.
- Kate Archer Kent Host
- Courtney Everett Producer
- Lee Rayburn Technical Director
- Brad Paul Guest
- Liz Seefeldt Guest
- TJ Atkins Guest
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