The Felix Organization provides inspiring opportunities and new experiences to enrich the lives of children who are growing in the foster care system. Founded in 2006 by Darryl McDaniels of Run DMC & casting director Sheila Jaffe, The Felix Organization helps the youth in foster care become tomorrow's leaders by providing job experience's, expanding their skills and learning on-the-job competencies that will help them become successful in life. A Percentage of Profits goes to The Felix Organization.
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- roughly 400K children in the US are in foster care
- 20% struggle with homelessness
- 50% do not complete high school
- 40% are unemployed
- 36% are arrested
- 22% are incarcerated
- 50% of girls are pregnant within 12-18 months of leaving foster care