“I’m poor and I’m a great mom. Come at me.”
United Way Greater Toronto/Local Love
A series of illustrations for “Local Love”, a United Way initiative. It accompanies an editorial about the realities of low-income parenting in Toronto, from large-scale issues (policy faliures that hurt families) to personal struggles (judgemental parents who consider Disneyland trips to be essential parenting). Being a good parent doesn't come down to the money you spend supporting your family, but improving support systems and challenging stigma would go a long way to helping all familes thrive.
Full article here: https://locallove.ca/life/im-poor-and-im-a-great-mom-come-at-me