For people in developing countries or in low socio-economic status an unexpected opportunity for development and growth can speak wonders for their morale. The uplifting and ever changing impact in ones life is one of Giving the Unexpected's ultimate goal.
POVERTY IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
More than 1/3 of the Dominican Republic's population is living in poverty due to government priority, agriculture productivity and natural crisis. Source: IFAD.
According to World Population Review the population in Bani, Dominican Republic is over 66,000 in 2014.
HOMELESSNESS IN SOUTH FLORIDA
Over 60,000 homeless people reside in Florida.
A combined total of over 6,000 homeless students reported as enrolled in Broward & Dade County public schoools.
Source: Department of Children and Families 2013 Council Report