Recent News

January 17, 2018
Six Questions with Karen Bankston, New Executive Director for the Child Poverty Collaborative

We recently caught up with Dr. Karen Bankston, new Executive Director for the Child Poverty Collaborative, to discuss her experience living in poverty, and her vision and priorities for hew new role.

December 18, 2017
United Way Announces New Goal to Move 10,000 Families Out of Poverty By 2021

United Way of Greater Cincinnati is dedicating 80 percent of the funds it invests in initiatives and agency partner programs to help children and families move out of poverty, with an ambitious new goal of helping 10,000 families across the region move out of poverty in the next four years.

October 04, 2017
Child Poverty Collaborative Selects Dr. Karen Bankston as Executive Director

The Child Poverty Collaborative (CPC), with major support from United Way of Greater Cincinnati, is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Karen Bankston, PhD, as the Executive Director of CPC.

July 27, 2017
Child Poverty Collaborative Launches One to One Learning Collaborative to Support Local Families

The Child Poverty Collaborative recently launched the One to One Learning Collaborative -- the strategy of engaging community agencies in direct and ongoing support of families throughout their journey out of poverty.