In Fort Worth, *16% of children live in poverty and 15,000 children will experience homelessness in the city.
87.4% of students graduate from High School, 4% above the national average.
Nearly 15,000 children will experience homelessness in the city.
*Kids Count Data, Annie E. Casey Foundation
When your company, organization or family donates to sponsor an Undies for Change event in your area, even more local children receive undies.
For more information, go to the Undies for Change page.
Boys and Girls Clubs of America provides after school programming for children who need structure
and support. UFE partners with this vibrant, well-respected group in distributing a week’s supply of
underwear to their participants.
Arlington public school district support students enrolled in the federally mandated homeless department. Most of the students are “couch surfing”, many fewer students live in shelters with their families. The department makes sure these children attend their home schools, assuring continuity in their education. The department also provides basic needs, including UFE underwear.