Poverty lives

Where you live

...Right here in Fairfield County

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Make all the difference.

Every year the money we raise helps hundreds of
thousands of our neighbors realize a brighter future.

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  • Our volunteers, donors and sponsors share Near & Far Aid's

    commitment to targeting poverty and changing lives.

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  • THE LARGEST INCOME GAP BETWEEN RICH AND POOR IN THE UNITED STATES IS RIGHT HERE IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY.

    Near & Far Aid funds the area’s best affordable housing providers and the most innovative job training programs that build paths to self sufficiency for the poor and working poor.

    Poverty Lives Where You Live.

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  • THIS YEAR, 10,000 OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY’S INNER CITY STUDENTS WILL FALL TWO GRADE LEVELS BEHIND THEIR PEERS AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL.

    Near & Far Aid supports local initiatives committed to closing the achievement gap in Connecticut.

    Poverty Lives Where You Live.

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