Welcome to Circles of Poverty. I bet you are feeling nice and comfortable on your computer in your home or your school. Well, guess what… did you know that 1/4 of the globe does not even have access to electricity? Why don’t you tell them to go look something up on Wikipedia.
Want to learn more? Follow one of the stories below and see how you feel then.
Remember, Every Statistic you see has a Face behind it. Every one of those faces, has a story.
Name, Shilongo, Rural Uganda, Modern Day
Name, Boston, America, 1776
Name, New York, America Modern Day.
The purpose of this website is to spread information about extreme poverty and to offer a comparison between poverty internationally, to poverty in the United States, and how more privileged people live. It will do this through following a day in the life of a number of people around the world.