Mayor announces Maggie Walker Initiative to fight poverty

From The Voice newspaper:

“The Maggie L. Walker Initiative will honor the social and entrepreneurial legacy of this homegrown hero,” said Jones. “Our work, in honor of one of Richmond’s great historical figures, is being done in hopes of reviving Maggie Walker’s legacy of person-centered community economic development and empowerment.”

Read more from The Voice here: http://voicenewspaper.com/news/2013/jul/30/richmond-names-anti-poverty-initiative-after-mlw/

Official City of Richmond announcement: http://richmondvaannouncements.blogspot.com/2013/07/mayor-jones-advances-anti-poverty-work.html

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