Hardly a day passes without news of our nation’s growing income gap. We often sigh at the depth of this problem, seeing individual stories of misfortune as tiny drops within a huge ocean of need. Giving Hope is an antidote to this pessimism. It outlines ways we can offer second chances to Americans who have dim prospects for moving their lives forward without outside help. Its dramatic stories of personal transformation illustrate that so many of us have the power to enable people experiencing hard times to embark on paths toward success.

— Press release (pdf)
About the author (pdf)
Letter in the New York Times: July 29, 2013
Letter in the New York Times: March 22, 2013
Piece in the Huffington Post: January 7, 2014.
Piece in the Huffington Post: December 31, 2013
Piece in the Huffington Post: October 21, 2013
Piece in the Huffington Post: September 27, 2012
— Coverage in the Boston Globe: May 25, 2014
Interview on Root Cause blog: August 23, 2013
— Interview on Framingham Public Access TV: September 29, 2013 (starts at 35:00)

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