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So many families in Alabama are Struggling!

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Most families today don't have enough to get by every month.

If you're looking to donate or maybe want to teach your kids what the season of giving really means, consider some one of these cities.

They could use our help!

According to the United States Census Bureau's American Community Survey data, some of the poorest cities in Alabama based on poverty rates (percentage of the population living below the poverty line) are:

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Demopolis: Demopolis is a city in Marengo County with a poverty rate of 24.7%. The city has a rich history dating back to the 19th century, but like many of Alabama's poorest cities, it faces challenges related to economic development and poverty.

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Talladega: Talladega is a city in Talladega County with a poverty rate of 25.2%. The city is perhaps best known for its motor sports culture, but it also faces challenges related to poverty, crime, and access to quality healthcare.

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Valley: Valley is a city in Chambers County with a poverty rate of 25.9%. The city has a diverse economy that includes manufacturing, healthcare, and education, but like many of Alabama's poorest cities, it faces challenges related to economic development and poverty.

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Lanett: Lanett is a city in Chambers County with a poverty rate of 26.2%. The city has a diverse economy that includes healthcare, manufacturing, and education, but it also faces challenges related to poverty, crime, and declining population.

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Greenville: Greenville is a city in Butler County with a poverty rate of 26.7%. The city has a rich history and a strong sense of community, but like many of Alabama's poorest cities, it faces challenges related to economic development and poverty.

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Gadsden: Gadsden is a city in Etowah County with a poverty rate of 27.8%. The city has a diverse economy that includes healthcare, manufacturing, and education, but it also faces challenges related to poverty, crime, and declining population.

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Atmore: Atmore is a city in Escambia County with a poverty rate of 29.3%. The city is home to a number of manufacturing and service industries, but like many of Alabama's poorest cities, it faces challenges related to economic development and poverty.

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Anniston: Anniston is a city in Calhoun County with a poverty rate of 30.5%. The city has a rich history dating back to the 19th century, but in recent years, it has struggled with economic decline and population loss. Today, Anniston faces challenges related to poverty, crime, and access to affordable housing.

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Prichard: Prichard is a city in Mobile County with a poverty rate of 37.2%. Like many of Alabama's poorest cities, it faces challenges related to high unemployment, a lack of job opportunities, and a struggling local economy.

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Selma: With a poverty rate of 43.4%, Selma is one of Alabama's poorest cities. Located in Dallas County, Selma is perhaps best known for its role in the civil rights movement, particularly the Selma to Montgomery marches. Today, the city faces challenges related to poverty, economic development, and access to quality healthcare.

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