Causes: Human Services
Mission: This organization serves as a public policy advocacy organization. Its mission is to reduce and eliminate poverty in north carolina by helping to ensure that every household gains access to the resources, services and fair treatment that it needs to enjoy economic security.
Programs: Policy watch: works to inform the public, policy-makers and the media about the important issues facing north carolina and serves as a resource and media outlet for non-profit organizations in the state.
budget & tax center: analyzes the impact of fiscal policy on low- and moderate-income north carolinians.
immigration rights: works to ensure that low-income immigrants receive legal representation and protects immigrants and their families from abuse in the public and private sectors.
education and law - works to improve the public school system so that it better serves low income & minority children; health access - works to ensure access to quality and affordable health care for all north carolinians; housing & consumer - works to improve the housing conditions for low-income people and to protect north carolinians from harmful and abusine business practices; workers' rights - works to ensure and expand policies on sake workplaces, fair treatment, a living wage, and a strong safety net in times of hardship.