BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) – An 11-year previous Bowling Inexperienced native is working laborious to assist homeless individuals in want this winter.
Marleigh Riley is presently internet hosting her 2nd annual ‘Winter for the Homeless’ drive. She’s amassing financial donations and perishable objects to make her very personal homeless kits. They encompass meals, water, mittens, and extra. After the kits are created, she offers them away to these in want. With the assistance of her mother, Autumn, she budgets her spending rigorously so she will maximize funds and sources to assist the most individuals.
WBKO Information spoke with them instantly to collect extra particulars on their acts of kindness. “Folks would possibly really feel extra lonely at the moment of the yr so we’re simply making an attempt to assist them probably not really feel lonely and simply really feel like they’ve anyone that they’ll belief and provides them meals and like heat stuff,” Marleigh stated. “We actually suppose that it’s essential for different individuals to grasp that anyone may very well be in want at any cut-off date and we might hope that somebody would assist us. So it makes me extraordinarily proud that she cares about different individuals and likewise, it’s actually enjoyable to see the way it conjures up different individuals,” Autumn later added.
Final yr, she supplied 12 care packages to individuals of their neighborhood. When you or somebody you understand might use assist supplied by her homeless drive you’ll be able to contact them by emailing [email protected]
When you’re all in favour of making a donation you’ll be able to study extra by clicking right here. Donations shall be accepted till December 1st, 2021 at 12pm central time.
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