• DID YOU KNOW?
    41st
    ILLINOIS RANK VETERAN-
    FRIENDLY STATES IN U.S.
    According to WalletHub 2016 Study.
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    87%
    HOMELESS KIDS FEAR
    WORSE MAY HAPPEN.
    According to American Institure for Research.
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    20%
    OF PRODUCE CONSIDERED
    UGLY AND THROWN AWAY.
    According to Hungry Harvest
  • DID YOU KNOW?
    50%
    HOMELESS YOUTH KICKED
    OUT OF HOUSE BY PARENT.
    According to DoSomething.org.
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