“Joseph Atkinson realized that poverty is never a choice but always a trap – and only a profoundly blinkered society will fail to provide the most effective escape routes it can manage.”

— Oakland Ross
Toronto Star, 2012

Making Headlines

Toronto Star Reports on Community Wealth Building


Journalist Michelle Shephard wins “The Atkinson”

Strengthening Movements

2015 Call for Letters of Inquiry to the Atkinson Decent Work Fund