What We Do:
Christmas gifts for local school children from financially challenged families who are identified by the school staff
Provide school supplies to local children from financially challenged families
Supply food to local food pantries
Prepare and serve hot meals for the working poor
Make and distribute family food baskets at Thanksgiving and Christmas
Make and distribute Easter baskets for over 400 local children
Provide short term food assistance in the form of grocery store gift cards
Give financial support to local organizations that supply aid to inner-city kids.
Did you know?
1) Typically a homeless family consists of a single mother with 2 to 3 small children.
2) 30% of today's families are headed by a single parent.
3) 2/3 of the 10 million women with children in father-absent homes receive no child support.
4) Single women and their children make up 85% of the homeless in Bucks County.
5) The average age of a homeless person in the United States is 9 years old.
6) 33 million people in the U.S. are hungry or food insecure. Women and children make up 75% of that population.
7) 1 in every 6 children lives in poverty.