About the Organization
MissionOur mission is to eliminate poverty in North Carolina by ensuring that every household in the state has access to the resources, services, and fair treatment it needs to achieve economic security.
Litigation – Our experienced attorneys take on high-impact cases that protect and expand the rights of workers, consumers, immigrants, and families with low incomes.
Public Policy Advocacy – Our advocates work with government officials and allies to secure laws and policies protect and expand economic security.
Research – Our analysts assess the social and economic challenges confronting families and communities with low incomes and develop policy recommendations that promote shared prosperity.
Community Outreach – Our educators and facilitators partner with community groups and leaders to create movements for change.
Communications – Our media specialists generate a wealth of content for both new and traditional media in order to inform the public dialogue and influence policy.