About Moms on a Mission
We are about effecting change and making a difference in our community for single moms in Tampa Bay.
- MEDIAN INCOME FOR SINGLE MOTHERS: $34,000 34,000%
- MEDIAN INCOME FOR MARRIED COUPLES: $84,000 84,000%
Our of more than 10 million low-income working families with children, 39% were headed by single working mothers or about 4.1 million.
The proportion is much higher among African Americans (65%), compared with whites (36%).
“The majority of single mothers in the United States are separated, divorced or widowed; and they work more hours and yet have higher poverty rates than single mothers in other high-income countries” (Source: Singlemomguide.com).