Take action and be a part of the solution. Whether you’re a new or seasoned advocate, a government leader, a funder, or a practitioner, we all can play a role in confronting suburban poverty. Use the action toolkit to guide your interactions and conversations with media, community leaders, and policymakers about your neighborhood and the solutions that are helping to fight suburban poverty.
Data & Profiles of Suburban Poverty
Tracking Suburban Poverty: Explore infographic snapshots of the top 100 metropolitan areas in the U.S., including local poverty trends since 1970 and the implications for schools, transportation infrastructure, and more.
Executive SummaryRead the Executive Summary
Policy Brief: The authors offer a road map for policymakers to take action on suburban poverty.Explore the Policy Brief
What You Can Do
Tips and Tools: Take action to address suburban poverty—whatever your background.
What’s Driving the Rapid Rise of Poverty in the Suburbs? Explore the drivers of suburban poverty.View the Infographic