Impact University: Faith and Poverty

Faith and Poverty

Is Your God Dead? >

Yancy, George. (2017-06-19, The New York Times): An examination into religious identity and a crisis of faith connected to observing and addressing poverty.

Civic Engagement/ Demographics

Poverty, Faith & Justice in America >

This course will introduce students to the concepts of justice and obligation in various faith traditions and foster discussion on issues faced by the working poor, misperceptions of those living in poverty, and current policies affecting low-income families and individuals.

Impact America, an AmeriCorps Program, is housed and supported by the Center for Ethics & Social Responsibility at The University of Alabama.  Additional office space is provided by UAB and Maynard, Cooper & Gale, PC.