Coalition is building to fight poverty
A coalition in north-central Montana is seeking volunteers to help plan for long-term solutions to poverty.
The group is building teams from an 11-county region to assist in the planning and implementation of a 10-year program to bring relief to destitute families. The Northcentral Montana Community Ventures Coalition was formed in the fall of 2001, and has been responsible for identifying ways to improve the quality of life among low-income people.
In June the coalition will submit a grant proposal to the Northwes...