Warrick Dunn Charities is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that promotes sustainable futures for single parents and children in need through a combination of economic and social services.
Homes for the Holidays (HFTH) has provided affordable housing assistance for 145 single parent new homeowners with their 400-plus dependents and children since 1997. HFTH has donated millions in cash, food and additional donations in order to provide a smooth transition into homeownership and decreasing the burden of monthly mortgage payments. In addition to providing housing support, Warrick Dunn Charities provides advancement opportunities for the families to maintain their economic progress.
Tackling the need...
- 86% of households report purchasing inexpensive, unhealthy food because they could not afford healthier options
- 62% report choosing between paying for food and paying for housing.
Sources: Feed America 2014; U.S. Census Bureau
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