WE ARE COMPASSION IN ACTION!

STANDUP! FOR CHANGE

P.O. B OX 5711
CLEVELAND, OH 44101

​(216) 282-5822

EXECUTIVE  DIRECTOR

KELLY A. JACKSON, MBA

WE ARE COMPASSION IN ACTION!

RESOURCES

Children from chronically impoverished communities face emotional and social instability

 Nearly half of all food stamp recipients are children

The U.S. has one of the highest child poverty rates in the developed world

The consequences of poverty—emotional issues, delayed development and lower academic achievement

ADDITIONAL STATISTICS

  












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Poverty affects a child’s development and educational outcomes 

   53%

​of children

in Cleveland, OH 

live in poverty

​​IN THE U.S. 16 MILLION CHILDREN ARE LIVING BELOW THE FEDERAL POVERTY LINE


XAVIER S. ALLEN

AXLE Development

SHERRI A. SMITH

Cuyahoga County

LATRECIA WICKS, RN

University Hospitals

LAMONT PATTERSON

Pipefitters Local 120 


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Why do we StandUP!

Advisory Council

ADAORA SCHMIEDL, MBA

Towards Employment

MAURICE GOODWIN

Maple Heights School District

RENEE PAUL

Cuyahoga Community College

PRENESHA CRAWFORD

​u.s. Bank


ALEA SAMPLE
Student



Board of Directors
DARYL SMITH

CHAIR


REGINALD JACKSON

VICE CHAIR


LINDA BRICKERS

TREASURER


SHAMELLE FITZPATRICK

SECRETARY


ANTOINE WILSON, MHRM
 

"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive." - Dalai Lama

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