just the facts:
kids and poverty
40% of St. Louis children live in poverty, ranking 12th worst among all of the nation’s major cities, tied with Milwaukee.
89% of St. Louis students graduate from high school annually.
St. Louis ranks 12th worst among all of the nation’s major cities, tied with Milwaukee.
Underwear is only one small part of supporting children who struggle with the many consequences of poverty. 7 pairs of new underwear can increase regular school attendance and boost self-esteem for the neediest among us.