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Anne Arundel Cares Video

Posted on Dec 19, 2012 by Joanna Conti
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Please watch this 30 second commercial about the number of people struggling in Anne Arundel County and how you can help through Anne Arundel Cares.  Then please pick one of more of our partner nonprofits and support their work!

 


Season of Caring Newsletter

Posted on Nov 18, 2012 by Joanna Conti
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The number of Anne Arundel residents living in poverty has increased by 46% since 2006.  To make this problem even worse, the county has cut funding for nonprofits who exist to help them by 80% since 2006.  Anne Arundel Cares was created to support the nonprofits doing excellent work in Anne Arundel County.  The Anne Arundel Cares website was launched on September 7, 2012, and we were thrilled...

County Poverty Up 46%

Posted on Sep 2, 2012 by Joanna Conti
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The number of Anne Arundel County residents living in poverty increased by 46% between 2006 and 2010.  The Census Bureau reports that 34,500 county residents were living below the poverty line in 2010, 10,850 of whom were children1 .

The main culprit behind the rise in poverty has been joblessness.  Anne Arundel County lost 3,500 private industry jobs between the end of 2006...

Nonprofit Funding Cut Precipitously

Posted on Aug 28, 2012 by Joanna Conti
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Local nonprofit organizations keep us safe, educate our children, protect our environment and provide us with vibrant arts and cultural opportunities.  But perhaps the most important role of local nonprofits is to care for our neighbors when they’re struggling due to job loss, disability or serious medical issues.

Unfortunately, a lot of our neighbors have been going through rough times...

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