Ending Poverty in NM
Ending poverty is good for business
It increases the tax base, stabilizes families and communities, improves the skilled labor pool, and allows for the purchase of more goods and services.
Ending poverty is good for education
It increases the number of children who come to school ready to learn, and the number who leave with the skills and motivation to be gainfully employed or be successful students of higher education.
Ending poverty is good for communities
It increases health, safety and productivity, and improves the quality of life for all citizens.
Ending poverty is good for New Mexico
It means that the economy, people and our quality of life develop together.