Michael McAfee Profiled in Vancouver Sun

05 Dec 2013 |
Michael McAfee Profiled in Vancouver Sun

Michael McAfee, Director, Promise Neighborhoods Institute at PolicyLink

Promise Neighborhoods in Canada? Why not?!

Daphne Bramham’s profile of Michael McAfee in the Vancouver Sun today shows that reducing poverty is simple, though it does require hard work.

"Poverty is a big problem. We’re not going to solve it with $10,000 and $15,000 grants. It requires big leadership and we can’t shy away from the fact that it also costs big dollars."

But, he says, it doesn’t take any more community effort or money than it does to build sports stadiums.”

Can it be done? Read the full article, and leave a comment here or in the article’s comment section to share your thoughts.