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Porter made permanent RMAPI leader

Aqua Porter became interim executive director of the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative (RMAPI) in the spring. Its board unanimously made her the...
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Tue, 12/01/2020 - 12:04pm
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RMAPI looks for systemic change in the wake of Daniel Prude's death

The death earlier this year of Daniel Prude after he was pinned to the ground by police on Jefferson Avenue in Rochester has brought an outcry from many...
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Mon, 09/14/2020 - 7:25am
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Survey details concerns of vulnerable populations during pandemic

The Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative has released its first results of a survey looking at what the area's most vulnerable populations are...
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Thu, 04/16/2020 - 1:49pm
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Connections: Discussing the success and outcomes of the Bridges to Success adult mentoring program

Representatives from the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative say the project’s adult mentoring programs are showing signs of success. The Democrat...
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Fri, 02/14/2020 - 9:23am
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Anti-poverty advocates announce policy agenda

The Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative , (RMAPI) is out with its policy agenda for this year, calling for actions that organization hopes can help...
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Thu, 01/30/2020 - 12:42pm
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Rochester poverty czar Leonard Brock to step down

Leonard Brock, the executive director of the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative, an ambitious effort to reduce poverty in the region that has been...
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Thu, 12/12/2019 - 3:13pm
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Connections: RMAPI leaders discuss progress, misconceptions, reframed goals

WXXI News continues its series of reporting on the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative (RMAPI). As reported by Veronica Volk , RMAPI has been...
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Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:00am
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Adult mentorship program serves as model for service delivery

Since its inception, the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative has been plagued by misconceptions of what it does and what it's responsible for in...
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Wed, 02/06/2019 - 12:04am
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RMAPI director walks back initial poverty reduction promise

In January 2015, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the launch of a new initiative that vowed to reduce poverty by 50 percent in 15 years, but four...
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Mon, 02/04/2019 - 10:48am
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Latest Census data shows an increase in Rochester poverty numbers

New data released by the U.S. Census Bureau shows an increase in overall poverty rates and child poverty rates throughout the City of Rochester. That’s...
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Tue, 12/11/2018 - 2:24pm
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