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Real people and real stories that prove what you’ve heard — and may believe — about “poor” people is wrong.

Moving Up Together was created by the national nonprofit UpTogether, produced by Creative Differences and is hosted by Candi Marie and XiMena Diaz.

Moving Up Together Moving Up Together

    • Education
    • 5.0 • 14 Ratings

Real people and real stories that prove what you’ve heard — and may believe — about “poor” people is wrong.

Moving Up Together was created by the national nonprofit UpTogether, produced by Creative Differences and is hosted by Candi Marie and XiMena Diaz.

    A dollar out of 15 cents

    A dollar out of 15 cents

    Time and time again, families living with low incomes find creative ways to be resourceful when their budgets are stretched to the max. In this episode of the Moving Up Together podcast, our special guests, Nealmetria and Man Forward, also share why they believe poverty is rooted in unfair and often racist policy choices.

    The Moving Up Together Podcast is powered by the nonprofit organization UpTogether.

    • 42 min
    Lean on Me

    Lean on Me

    The community you live in, and the community of friends and family you surround yourself with are often vital sources of support and network building. For our debut episode of the Moving Up Together podcast, we welcome social justice advocate William. He firmly believes in the resiliency of his Pittsburgh, California, community. Hear William share how he witnesses his community build each other up and emulate each other’s success - and why he believes there is power in community.

    The Moving Up Together podcast is powered by the nonprofit organization UpTogether.

    • 29 min
    Moving Up Together Trailer

    Moving Up Together Trailer

    Are you ready to truly learn about OUR COMMUNITIES? Do you want to know how the UNITY that lives in the COMMUNITY is THE solution to many of this country’s challenges? It is finally time to listen to REAL PEOPLE with REAL STORIES about living, supporting, surviving, and thriving in neighborhoods that are often overlooked.

    What are the things keeping our communities down, and what are some amazing things people in our communities are doing to move up? This is the MOVING UP TOGETHER Podcast. A series to reveal and highlight the experiences of everyday people living in limited-income communities right here in America. Because Low income should never mean Low priority. The Moving Up Together podcast is your chance to hear the creative ways our communities have found solutions to systems that have stunted our growth for far too long.

    Moving Up in terms of racial equity. Moving Up in terms of socioeconomic status. Moving Up in terms of connecting shared visions for a better way of life. Moving Up in terms of Community, Social Impact, and disproving those negative stereotypes placed on our communities.

    The Moving UpTogether Podcast is hosted by Candi Marie and Ximena Diaz.

    Together we take you on a journey through inspirational and impactful conversations about how people living with limited incomes in America are Moving Up Together.

    Moving Up Together was created by the national nonprofit UpTogether and produced by Creative Differences.

    • 2 min

Customer Reviews

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14 Ratings

14 Ratings

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