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36% of children in Chicago have parents who lack secure employment

(Source: Kids Count Data Center, 2016)

32% of children in Chicago live in high-poverty areas

(Source: Kids Count Data Center, 2016)

83% of children enrolled in Chicago Public Schools live in families that receive public aid or are eligible to receive free or reduced-price lunches

(Source: Voices for Illinois Children, 2016)

In 2018, 83 shooing victims in Chicago were 16 or younger - 9 resulted in homicides

(Source: Chicago Tribune)

During the 2017-18 school year, 4.8% of Chicago Public Schools students were homeless or experience housing insecurity

(Source: Chicago Coalition for the Homeless)