Poverty In Our Area: The Benefits Cliff

Poverty In Our Area: The benefits cliff Posted Jun 29, 2022 1:05 PM By Patricia Jones, Alliance Poverty Task Force Employees sometimes won’t accept more hours, or a raise in pay, or a promotion. For most of us, this is confusing. But it is a rational economic decision for those in poverty, based on something […]

Poverty In Our Area: Adverse Childhood Experiences

Posted Jun 22, 2022 8:45 AM By Patricia Jones, Alliance Poverty Task Force How do you think these things would affect a child’s life: Being abused or neglected. Witnessing or being the victim of violence in the home, school, or the community. Having a family member who attempts or dies by suicide. Adverse Childhood Experiences, […]

Poverty In Our Area: Tyranny Of The Moment

Poverty In Our Area: Tyranny of the moment Posted May 25, 2022 12:33 PM By Patricia Jones, Alliance Poverty Task Force Poverty is a lack of resources. People in poverty are often in survival mode, driven by the tyranny of the moment, where they cannot plan for the future. Their problems are often crises that […]

Poverty In Our Area: Emotional Poverty and Schools

Posted May 18, 2022 9:19 AM By Patricia Jones, Alliance Poverty Task Force Last June, following the Bridges Out of Poverty program in Alliance, Educational Service Unit 13 offered a class for teachers to learn how to better deal with children who are experiencing poverty. Since I’m a retired teacher and on the Board of […]

Black Hill State University Concert Choir and Chamber Singers

APRIL 7TH @ 7:00PM! The Black Hills State University Concert Choir and Chamber Singers ensembles will be performing a free concert in Alliance at St. John’s Lutheran Church on Thursday, April 7th at 7:00 pm. Works will be chosen from a program of a variety of styles including sacred works from the Renaissance through today, […]

Donate to the crisis in Ukraine

In an emergency, every second counts. That’s why it’s crucial that we’re ready. Your gift to the World of Good Fund provides families facing crisis with emergency food, clean water, safe shelter, medical supplies and more. Your love will reach neighbors in Ukraine and around the world with the lifesaving care they need. We are […]

ALLIANCE COMMUNITY CARES FOOD DISTRIBUTION

Fresh produce for those in need will be available the 1st Tuesday of the month  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.                             COMMUNITY TABLE (Masonic Hall) 123 W. 3rd Street Alliance NE