• DID YOU KNOW?
    83%
    CHICAGO-AREA POST 9/11
    VETS INCOME < MEDIAN.
    USC School of Social Work Chicagoland Veterans Study
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    5.9M
    AMERICANS ARE CLASSIFIED
    AS INVOLUNTARY PART-TIME.
    According to U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics 8/2016
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    20%
    OF PRODUCE CONSIDERED
    UGLY AND THROWN AWAY.
    According to Hungry Harvest
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    25K
    ILLINOIS YOUTH WERE
    HOMELESS IN 2015.
    According to Chicago Coalition for the Homeless.
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