Learn about how the Alamo Area Council of Governments Weatherization Assistance Program helps low-income people, particularly the elderly and handicapped, overcome the high cost of energy through the installation of energy conservation measures at no cost to the applicant. Lunch will be provided. Please register using the Eventbrite link. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org & (210) 832-5085
Written by Laurie Posner on Sep 11 2015 - 2:49pm
The latest research by the Southern Education Foundation in Atlanta finds that low-income children are "now a majority of the schoolchildren attending the nation’s public schools." Children living in poverty are more likely to attend high-poverty schools--the research finds--schools less likely to have the resources to serve all students well.