By Terry Dean
(Courtesy Oak Park and River Forest High School)
Donations accepted for OPRFHS F.R.E.E. (Females Reaching Educational Excellence) Collection for Teen Living Shelter in Chicago. Drop off: Ms. Gargano (Room 207) or Ms. Brown (Room 174). Donations are being accepted through Monday May 16.
Teen Living is a shelter for homeless Chicago teens. The organization also has an independent living program for 18-21 year olds. The following items are needed at the shelter:
- New socks, underwear, bras, white t-shirts, sweatpants (for teenage male and females)
- Packaged items for snack packs - such as chips, juice boxes, granola bars, beef jerky, etc.
- New or used books, new (or gently used) school supplies, journals, diaries
- New or used sports equipment
Call OPRF, 201 N. Scoville, for more info: 708-383-0700