Meet Dasani, one of 22,000 “invisible” children living homeless in New York. The highest number of homeless youth in New York since the Great…

Meet Dasani, one of 22,000 “invisible” children living homeless in New York. The highest number of homeless youth in New York since the Great Depression.

This spirited 11 year old is featured in a stellar article by New York Times‘ investigative journalist Andrea Elliott. Elliott began following this resilient young woman in 2012, documenting challenges faced by millions of homeless children across the country.  She does an exceptional job shedding light on an issue that is often hidden from view for most Americans.