pushed to the margins
like penguins on the ice flow
in danger of slipping into
The danger of being ___________.
Another Small Stone
Among the findings reported in America's Youngest Outcasts: State Report Card on Child Homelessness:
- 1 in 50 children in America are homeless.
- 1.5 million children are homeless each year.
- Of the 2.3 to 3.5 million Americans who are homeless each year, 34% are families.
These numbers are likely to grow as the economic recession worsens and escalating housing foreclosures increase.