Lydia. 17 years old. Student. Homeless.

Posted by on August 26, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Lydia. 17 years old. Student. Homeless.

“Lydia’s” (name changed for privacy concerns) mom passed away last year and now she is completely on her own. Her home is an old FEMA trailer. She gets a small amount of Social Security benefits each month, but it’s not enough to cover all of her expenses.

Lydia is a bright student in the Dual Enrollment Program at Pensacola State College. She’s very motivated and determined to do whatever she has to do to keep her grades up in high school and college.  Through a special partnership with the Santa Rosa County School District’s Unaccompanied Youth Program,

Help us provides backpack full of nutritious food and water to kids like Lydia.