We invite you to host a fundraising event in your community: Dance marathon? Corn hole tournament? 5K Marathon? Or, consider sponsoring an activity at one of our events.
• 65% are emancipate without a place to live – the size of the 7th largest city in the U.S.
• 50% have been shot, stabbed or robbed
• 75% have been beaten up while living on the streets
• 25% have experienced post-traumatic stress disorder
• 50% end up incarcerated within 2 years
• 81% will have been arrested by age 24
• 33% have no health insurance
• 32% will have attempted suicide
• 3% will go to college
We are dependent on donations from private individuals, corporations and foundations to achieve our vision. We ask that you consider us in your giving.
Need an apprentice? We are seeking partnerships with local craftsmen to offer opportunities for hands-on experience. We will provide training to obtain state certifications.
Of current youth who have aged out of foster care:
Only 30% will have graduated high school by age 19,
51% will be unemployed within 5 - 7 months, and
Nearly 60% will be convicted of a crime, and more than 80% will be arrested.
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Foster Care Alumni Statistics