The Board will hear a request for a presentation from the Health and Human Services director and the local chapter of United Way on "Rise Together: Our Roadmap to End Poverty," a Bay Area-wide community goal to reduce poverty by 50 percent by 2020. The Board also will hear a request to adopt a resolution joining the Bay Area partnership.
Need more info? See the United Way of the Bay Area website.
The Board heard the presentation and adopted the resolution. Dr. Larry Meredith, Director of Health and Human Services provided an overview of poverty in Marin that included information about economic disparity among people of different ages and residence locations around Marin.
Larry Meredith, Director, Health and Human Services
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