- With The U.S. Federal Government -
As part of the Council meetings OFBNP communicated that the Administration is leading a new federal approach to America's high-poverty areas, an approach that facilitates the economic integration of families and communities with efforts to support the current low-income residents of those areas.
The Office of the Faith Based and Neighborhood Partnership worked with the 25 Council members to recommend ways to bridge the gap with the government and address six taskforce issues:
White House Poverty Agenda
The aim is to tackle tough issues through the twelve agencies. Each agency has an officer who will work with the Faith Based and Secular communities.