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Our Impact in 2019

LABELS DON’T DEFINE US

Back on My Feet helped me with discipline, responsibility, and confidence. Running with the team helps me feel so much better about myself and led to a full-time job at Accenture!

Carole

Back on My Feet Member

Our Community Impact

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Members enrolled
in our program in 2019

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Donors, partners and other community
members supported our members

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Volunteers whose service actively created
and held space for community

2019 was a year of exciting growth and impact for our program. It’s an honor to work with such a passionate community of members, alumni, volunteers, and staff and to witness the transformational power of community as our members achieve their goals and move their lives forward.

Elizabeth Manning

Vice President, Program and Evaluation

SOCIAL IMPACT

Our members are 2.5x more likely to report high self-esteem than the general urban homeless population. After 90 days of running with Back on My Feet they experience:

97%

of members take a more positive attitude toward themselves

72%

of members find their life to be more meaningful

86%

of members feel more satisfied with their lives

HEALTH IMPACT

After 60 days of running with Back on My Feet members experience important health benefits, including:

48% 

Reduction in High Blood Pressure

41%

Reduction in Obesity

13%

Reduction in BMI

58%

Reduction in Nicotine Usage

But the most important
voice isn't ours.

Transforming lives one mile at a time.
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