Greens want your help to end child poverty
The Green Party is calling on ordinary New Zealanders to join a new campaign to tackle child poverty. …
As the first step, Ms Turei is asking the public to email Prime Minister John Key and ask the government to support her bill to extend the in-work tax credits to the children of beneficiary and student families.
The Green’s web page is here:
Take The Step – Be a Champion for Children
Kids don’t get to lobby politicians or vote in elections for policies that keep them healthy and safe. They need someone to champion their cause – and that’s where you come in.
Become a Champion for Children now and we’ll keep in touch with you with activities, tasks and events you can participate in individually or with others to help end child poverty in our country. …
Good stuff. We should all sign up. We need to make alleviating child poverty the election issue of 2014.