HELP TO END HOMELESSNESS AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTS!
Students at Wayne State are working hard for a successful life. Regardless of the hardships some may face, they are determined to graduate and contribute to the world. Through the HIGH Program, you have an opportunity to transform lives.
There are many ways to get involved. The most important way you can help is by making a gift. Your gift will provide resources to relieve a student's financial pressure that may prevent them from completing their degree.
DID YOU KNOW?
58,158 college applicants indicated they were homeless on federal financial aid forms for the 2012-2013 academic year.
According to the National Law Center On Homelessness and Poverty, since homeless college students do not have an appropriate studying and resting environment and lack basic school supplies, approximately 50 percent of homeless students report dropping out of school during the course of their education.
WHY SHOULD YOU HELP?
The assumption is that if you are homeless or poor, school isn't a concern,but Wayne State students know education is the answer.