If you want to dig a little deeper into some great past reporting please follow the links below to read Tapped Out: An intimate look at hardship.
In 2014, the Philadelphia Daily News led this award-winning collaborative reporting project that also included WHYY, AxisPhilly, the Media Mobilizing Project and the Center for Public Interest Journalism at Temple University.
PART ONE: An intimate look at hardship in Philly
PART TWO: How Philly became poorest big city in U.S.
PART THREE: Solution to poverty must come from within
- Hunger-fighter determined to share story
- Even going without, they feel blessed
- Overcoming birthright, bad choices to beat poverty
PART FOUR: In Philly, strong opinions on poverty
- Searching for work, struggling in silence
- Advocates: Ways to make a real difference in poverty fight
View: A TIMELINE OF PHILADELPHIA POVERTY
More info: philly.com/tappedout
Tapped out survey results, 2014: