CSI was founded in 1887 by Episcopalian nuns as the House of Saint Michael and All Angels to provide care for ``young colored crippled`` children. The House of Saint Michael later merged with the House of the Holy Child.
702,000 children in the United States are abused and neglected on a regular basis? 463,000 children in the United States live in foster homes? 12,000 children in Philadelphia are truant on a daily basis?