antipoverty

an·ti·pov·er·ty

 (ăn′tē-pŏv′ər-tē, ăn′tī-)
adj.
Created or intended to alleviate poverty: antipoverty programs.

antipoverty

(ˌæntɪˈpɒvətɪ)
adj
(Social Welfare) acting against poverty
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The Great Society's antipoverty plan was scarcely less ambitious than its vision for civil rights, or less consequential.
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In 2011, while still at the bishops' conference, Carr led the effort to bring religious leaders together, founding the "Chyle of Protection," which aimed to protect antipoverty programs from budget cuts.