Homeless Organization Seeking Help for Upcoming Event


CHAMPAIGN - An organization that seeks to raise awareness and funds for the homeless is in-need of volunteers.

C-U at Home is currently planning its annual One Winter Night event, scheduled for Friday, Feburary 1 into Saturday February 2.

During the public awareness event, participants spend an evening sleeping in boxes outdoors. Two locations have been selected this year - along Neil Street in downtown Champaign and the U of I quad.

Executive Director Melany Jackson is seeking volunteers and donations. Businesses are also encouraged to sponsor the event. For more information on how to get involved, head to www.cuathome.us

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