A Weekend of Merging Knowledge

A Weekend of Merging Knowledge

ATD Fourth World began the Multidimensional Aspects of Poverty research that will happen in 7 countries. In the United States, working groups of people with an experience of poverty, other groups of academic researchers, and other groups of practitioners in poverty eradication programs will work within their “peer groups” to determine different aspects of poverty. […]

Explore the life of Volunteer Corps members: Vincent Fanelli and Maria Sandvik

Explore the life of Volunteer Corps members: Vincent Fanelli and Maria Sandvik

ATD Fourth World Volunteer Corps members share a common commitment to working together to build a more just world. They work full time alongside individuals and families facing challenges of persistent poverty and choose modest lifestyles, sharing resources, and receiving the same basic living stipend regardless of the length of their involvement or the job […]

Mark Fusco: Teacher and Students Making Changes

Mark Fusco: Teacher and Students Making Changes

ATD Fourth World interviewed Mark Fusco, a teacher at Hyde Leadership Charter School who worked with us for the October 17 International Day for the Eradication of Poverty [IDEP] in 2015. Mark and his students presented a powerful speech during the commemoration at the United Nations. After the event, the high school students carried the […]