The Public Policy Institute approach

We tackle poverty through policy advocacy, bringing people together, and helping agencies work effectively.

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Prevention work changes lives

Prevention focuses on upstream solutions that stop a negative situation from ever taking place, such as preventing substance abuse or violence.

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Our policy projects

We develop and advocate for policies that will help people in poverty lead better lives.

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Preventing & Reducing Poverty While Fostering Wellness for Individuals & Families by...

Analyzing and Advocating for Policy Changes

We analyze, develop, and advocate for implementation of new & current policies through the following programs:

Coordinating Coalitions and Convening Citizens

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Spotlight On: Keeping Liquor Stores Accountable

Posted November 6, 2018

"Thanks to the data we collected in 2017 and 2018, we can ...

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An Unequal Killer: A Legislative Breakfast

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Legislative Breakfast to Discuss Wisconsin Retail Assessment Project

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