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About Us

Together we have the power to end poverty.

Did You Know?



...One out of every six Americans is now being served by at least one government anti-poverty program


...In 2009 45 Million People were living in poverty


...15% of all people living in the U.S. live below the poverty line


...One out of every five children in the United States

is now living in poverty


...28% of all U.S. households have at least one member that is looking for a full-time job


...YOU can change these statistics... YOU have the power to change lives and lift the financially disadvantaged out of poverty and eliminate America's number one millenium development goal!



Mission Statement



The Elevator Project is committed to enabling individuals to climbing out of poverty by providing apprenticeships programs, vocational training, and a mentor program funded by private and public partnerships/organizations and foster a pay it forward approach through its unique elevator model.



If you're lucky enough to do well, it's your responsibility to send the elevator back down.





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