This holiday season, American Eagle and Delivering Good have partnered to help provide clothing and goods to those in need including homeless and underprivileged. The brand designed a Holiday Capsule Collection, including shirts, hoodies and winter hats, with 100% of sales supporting our mission. Prior to this initiative, American Eagle has been a supporter of Delivering Good’s mission and has provided over 70,000 brand new hats, accessories and gift boxes to young adults across the country.
Did you know?
- According to HUD’s 2014 Point-in-Time Report, 34% of the total homeless population is under 24.
- The Department of Justice estimates that every year, over 1.7 million teens experience homelessness in the US.
- Approximately 40% of homeless teens identify as LGBT.
- Over 50% of young people in shelters and on the streets report that their parents told them to leave or knew they were leaving and didn’t care.