The first Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE) report for Illinois was published in March 2020. 16% of DeKalb County residents live above the federal poverty line but below a sustainable, survival income – they are ALICE. Kishwaukee United Way is working with local government, nonprofits, and stakeholders to better address the needs of this growing population.

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