Thank you ABC7 News for interviewing us about how the new tax codes will affect donations. Changes in the tax code will double standard deductions which might discourage people from making charitable donations. Our communications manager Veronica Pastore talked about how this could impact us:

“With the change in the tax code we do feel a major concern about it affecting those more middle-income donors who really provide a bulk of our private dollars.”

ABC7 News also interviewed one of the young people who uses our services, Zak Franet. Here is the video:

For more, visit the article from ABC 7 News.