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CPS Collection Overview

Collection Title: Center for Poverty Solutions (CPS)

Inclusive Dates: 1989-2005

Size: 54.5 linear feet

Scope and Contents:  
Annual reports, correspondence, memos, photographs, videotapes

Historical Note:  
The Center for Poverty Solutions was formed in 1998, through the merger of Action for the Homeless and the Maryland Food Committee. These organizations came together to take a holistic approach to the war on poverty. Financial problems forced CPS to cease operation in 2005. 

Custodial History:  
The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by the Center for Poverty Solutions in 2005.