The reason United Against Poverty (UP) is not a food pantry is because it challenges the system that creates hunger in the first place. It serves those in poverty by providing an array of interconnected services in crisis care, case management, transformative education, food and household subsidy, employment training and placement, personal empowerment training and … Continue reading United Against Poverty, Indian River County, FL is Not a Food Pantry.
If you like to bike, support “Ride Poverty Out of Town,” a premier cycling tour of the iconic Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway. Your support benefits United Against Poverty of Indian River County, FL. Saturday, February 23, 2019 Ride Start: 8:00 a.m. Starting Location: South Beach Park in Vero Beach Splash Party: 4 p.m. … Continue reading “Ride Poverty Out of Town,” a Premier Cycling Tour of The Iconic Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway.
Thousands of low-income families throughout the Treasure Coast are without food due to power outages in the area. To meet the needs of the community and continue to help vulnerable families, United Against Poverty’s Product Partners have committed, for immediate delivery, 25 truckloads of food to provide relief. Each truckload can feed 1,200 families. “Many … Continue reading A Hand UP for Hurricane Irma Survivors