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FIGHT ON
Against Homelessness and Hunger

The Facts

  1. According to the College and University Food Bank Alliance, half of U.S. collegiate students have trouble putting food on the table.
  2. FASFA reports that there are 58,000 homeless students on campuses nationwide
  3. One in every 5 of the Los Angeles Community College District’s 230,000 students is homeless, and nearly two-thirds can’t afford to eat properly, according to a new survey commissioned by the system’s board of trustees.
  4. According to a study commissioned by California State University Chancellor Timothy White, about one in 10 of California State University’s 460,000 students is homeless, and one in five doesn’t have steady access to enough food.