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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Twitter Chat

October 17th is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and October is End Poverty Month in Calgary. 

At lunchtime, United Way of Calgary and Area hosted a Twitter chat to raise awareness for this #UNIGNORABLE issue facing Calgary and to highlight the collaborative work being done by Enough for All 2.0 Poverty Reduction Strategy to tackle this issue. 

Below is a transcript of the chat. Thanks to everyone for participating and sharing some insightful ways we can all #DoLocalGood and help solve #UNIGNORABLE issues like poverty! 

October is End Poverty Month. Learn more what you can do to help end poverty in support of Enough for All, Calgary’s community-driven poverty reduction strategy, stewarded by Vibrant Communities Calgary in partnership with The City of Calgary, Momentum, and United Way of Calgary and Area. Because when armed with knowledge, we are able to come together to build solutions.