Tell Congress to Stop Human Needs CutsCongress averted a shutdown, but their work is not done. The nation needs a full-year plan that increases funding beyond existing restrictive caps. Tell them to get to work and #StopTheCuts by emailing here.

Despite end of Great Recession, economic growth has not been shared. Read CHN’s press release and the full report on the new Census poverty data, Economic Growth Leaves the Poorest Americans Behind.

CHN’s annual poverty data resource page and on-demand webinar training are now available. Click here to view the webinar recording.

CHN is proud to honor the National Women’s Law Center as our 2015 Human Needs Hero. Thank you to everyone that joined us July 30 and helped us celebrate their heroic work!

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Storyteller Action Network

A community of low-income families, service providers, and other community leaders working to expand economic opportunity for all through the power of their personal stories.

“Head Start is the reason my daughter is alive. The reason my family is intact. The reason I can still smile at my daughter’s beautiful face each morning.” -Amanda