The average cost for full-time childcare is $1400/month, and there’s an estimated 15 million single moms in the United States.

Formerly known as Sophie House, the Forward Foundation provides a childcare stipend for 12-18 months to single mothers in need Richmond. They also offer educational programs and financial planning resources to help clients work towards the path of stability and independence.

For this Hear Together profile, we spoke with Forward Foundation Chairman Jimmy Comer. You can listen at the audio link below and learn more on their website.