Making a difference: Horizons for Homeless Children

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(FOX 25 / MyFoxBoston.com) - Imagine you're 20 years old with two kids and you have no place to call home. This was not only the reality of Maria Tapia, but it's life for many parents.

One in every 45 children in the U.S. is homeless. Family homelessness is the fastest-growing segment of the homeless population, accounting for about 41 percent.

Tapia, a mother who experienced this firsthand, and Asa Fanelli, CEO and President of Horizons for Homeless Children, have more on this topic.

horizonsforhomelesschildren.org