Fact:Children in secure, stable housing are better students and live healthier and happier lives.Your gift will provide hope and help to homeless youth and families across Kansas City this holiday season. Click Here to Donate What is the Hillcrest difference? Fact: 1 in every 10 young adults experience some form of homelessness in any given year.How Hillcrest helps: Hillcrest serves over 750 individuals each year, including nearly 300 children and youth. Fact: Almost 40% of homeless persons are under the age of 18.How Hillcrest helps: 72 Hillcrest apartments across the Kansas City metro area provide housing for youth, individuals, and families seeking to overcome homelessness. Fact: Youth in households making less than $24,000 a year have a 162% higher risk of experiencing homelessness.How Hillcrest helps: Hillcrest teaches families to build up savings and pay down debt as a path to self-sufficiency. Hillcrest clients pay off approximately $244,700 worth of debt each year. Fact: 50% of adolescents aging out of foster care and juvenile justice systems will be homeless within six months.How Hillcrest helps: Hillcrest boasts an 83% success rate for helping families and individuals achieve self-reliance. Will you help Hillcrest help the homeless?Donate Today!