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Those of us who are blessed to live in the beautiful piece of God’s country that is Door County, more and more of the residents are having trouble putting food on their tables.
 

Heartland Poverty Symposium Door County Statistics

 
 
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On October 15, 2015 a the Heartland Poverty Symposium was held, and they revealed these very alarming Door County poverty statistics.


Between 2007 – 2009, 411 children (8.4%) were living in poverty

Between 2011 – 2013, 915 children (19.5%) were living in poverty

Between 2005 – 2007, 1,838 people (6.6%) were living in poverty

Between 2011 – 2013, 2,873 people (10.5%) were living in poverty

 
 

As you can see, the poverty rate is increasing as the years go by. Please inform anyone you may know of who is in need of a meal, about our pantry. Word of mouth is the best form of advertising, so please spread the word.
 
 
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