You can take action in grassroots efforts to raise awareness of child poverty issues and communicate the importance of solving these issues to elected officials. Take action on the causes in our blog.
Penn Harvest offers excellent volunteer opportunities for students who are truly passionate about fighting child poverty. Our network focuses on a number of key issues like food insecurity, early childhood education, and healthcare. High schoolers can volunteer with Penn Harvest to raise awareness in the community, encourage elected officials to address child poverty issues, and create change. You’ll learn a lot about organizational skills, activism, and government policies from your work.