2020 Community Programs
The WakWay Foundation will be launching 2 major inner-city hunger initiatives
How Many Homeless Teens Are Currently In America?
No one really knows. Nine years ago, congress called for a periodic national estimate. The first count should have been in 2010, but congress never appropriated the funds, so the ESTIMATE stands at 1.3 million.
Sports Illustrated estimated of the 1.3 million homeless teens, over 100,000 are D-1 Athletes prospects, using sports to better their future.
In partnership with other nutritional minded companies and The Boys and Girls Clubs of America, WakWay will be providing over 10,000 breakfasts to homeless teenagers as well as continuing or efforts to make fresh fruits and vegetables available.