Category: Take Action

#OpSafeWinter Helping Each Other Survive the Cold

In November 2013, Anonymous launched #OpSafeWinter is a global movement to aid the homeless. Direct Action Welfare Group(DAWG) sees this as a great opportunity for many new people to get involved in the work poor people’s groups have been doing for years around homelessness and poverty. We also see this as a potential new global…
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Statewide Community Survey

April 1st through June 1st, DAWG will be conducting a statewide community survey. The survey provides an opportunity to get a picture of the issues and concerns in communities throughout the state of West Virginia. Make sure your communities voice is represented by: Taking the survey online. Statewide Community Survey Inviting all your friends to take…
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101 Ways to Make a Difference Today

Do you want to make a difference but don’t have much money? Are you unsure about how to help out in your community? Do you just need some cheap and easy ideas? This is your lucky day.  You have stumbled upon DAWG’s list of 101 cheap and easy (mostly free) things you can do today to…
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WV Cutting Child Care Funding to Working Families

The WV Department of Health and Human Resources announced cuts to child care assistance.  On August 1, the state will freeze enrollment into the program meaning NO new families will be able to sign up for help with child care payments.  The state will also stop payments to families who are at or above 150% of the federal poverty level.  (The…
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