OVER HUNDREDS OF
CHILDREN HAVE BEEN
BY THE CARRY PROJECT
Every December, CARRY, inc. collaborates with a minority business to gift homeless children and/or children in poverty.
For a child to receive a basket of gifts, they must participate in the Annual Essay Contest held to write about a certain topic.
If you would like to collaborate with us, please reach out via our contact page.
Guiding Principles and Values of CARRY, inc:
Fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease among youth in America.
Establish ourselves as a leader helping to provide essential needs such as healthy food, clean water, shelter and quality hygiene items to the youth in poverty.
Work directly with communities and seek to improve the lives and livelihoods of poverty youth individuals.
Provide millions of dollars each year in privately donated funds to emergency programs for youth nationwide.
THE HARD TRUTH
Nearly 11 million children are living in poverty in America.
Nearly 73 percent of children living in poverty are children of color. According to a 2020 report from the Children’s Defense Fund.
1,508,265 school-aged children who were reported to be homeless during the 2017-2018 year.
*2019 Annual Giveaway *2020 Annual Giveaway