Too many individuals and families do not have resources to meet their most basic needs. Many of our neighbors have no support system to rely in times of crisis and find themselves homeless, hungry or alone. Too many people in our neighborhoods don’t have hope for a better life.
- In Cook and DuPage Counties, more than 850,000 residents are food insecure, meaning they don’t know where their next meal is coming from
- In Cook and DuPage Counties, there are 29,650 homeless school children
- In Cook and DuPage Counties, 400,000 people have experienced domestic violence