Jul 11, 2017

D Magazine: Deion Sanders and the Koch Brothers Want to Solve Dallas’ Poverty Problem

A few weeks ago, news broke about an unlikely partnership between one of Dallas’ most well-known athletes, Deion Sanders, and the oft-vilified billionaires and political contributors, the Koch Brothers — all based around a mutual desire address poverty in Dallas.

Sanders’ new Prime 5 initiative, backed by the Koch-funded Stand Together organization, promises to “break the cycle of poverty in Dallas” by raising $21 million that will “unleash the power of community to help Dallas residents improve their own lives by finding a clear path out of poverty.”

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