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Cuyahoga County’s unbanked percentage is greater than that of the entire state. Source: CCS


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The average full‐time worker without a bank account can spend $40,000 over the course of his or her lifetime just to cash paychecks. Source: CCS


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There were over 11,000 evictions in the Cleveland Housing Court and a percentage of those fall into homelessness every year, 2017. Source: Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless.


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As a general rule, any household spending more than 30% of its income on housing is considered cost burdened. The number of households considered housing cost burdened in Cuyahoga County increased by 23.6% between 2000 and 2010. By 2010 45.6% of all rental households were cost burdened. In Cuyahoga County, 43.7% of low income renter households are “housing insecure.” Source: Cuyahoga County Planning Commission, Cuyahoga Countywide Housing Study


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1 in 5 African Americans adults and 1 in 4 Latino/Hispanic adults did not visit a doctor due to costs. Source: The Steep Climb to Economic Opportunity for Vulnerable Families, 2016 Assets and Opportunity Scorecard.


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Children in after-school programs gain an additional 4,000+ hours of learning by the time they reach sixth grade.

Source: Afterschool Alliance


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Students from low-income families that participate in arts-rich experiences are three times more likely to earn their bachelor’s degree than those with low arts exposure.

Source: Afterschool Alliance


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For every dollar invested in after-school programs, $9 is saved by reducing welfare and crime costs, improving academic performance and increasing kids’ earning potential.

Source: Afterschool Alliance


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1 in 5 children are left on their own between 3 and 6 p.m.

Source: Afterschool Alliance


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The Cleveland Public Schools saw 2,744 homeless students in 2017.

Source: Northeast Ohio Coalition for the Homeless