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When a Volunteer Attended Project Homeless Connect, She Never Expected This

When one volunteer attended Project Homeless Connect Harford County, she never expected to form a newfound friendship with a participant.

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One in Three Marylanders Can’t Afford Cost of Living: Meet ALICE

Imagine having to make tough financial choices every day. Choices like, do I buy medicine or groceries with the money I have left? Do I fix my car so I can get to work, or pay my rent to keep from losing my home? Do I place my child in a quality daycare program, or […]

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One in Three Marylanders Can’t Afford Cost of Living: Meet ALICE

ALICE® REPORT:
A Study of Financial Hardship in Maryland

MARYLAND ALICE® REPORT

The ALICE report, released by United Ways throughout the state of Maryland, reveals that more than a third of Maryland households—nearly 750,000—can’t afford the state’s high cost of living and don’t earn enough to afford basic necessities.
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Supporting United Way means you’re helping to change the odds for families across central Maryland. We’re committed to helping families facing poverty obtain access to housing, healthy, affordable food and healthcare, and a quality education.