What is your wish for this project?
We wish to help the homeless community in our city. Unfortunately, that is quite a lot of people, as New Orleans isn't necessarily the richest city. But we hope that this will help them somehow, and that it will make them happy.
How did it go?
The sixth grade brought in 22 Ziploc bags and 239 tubes of toothpaste, the seventh grade brought in 505 nonperishable snacks and 96 pairs of socks, the eighth grade brought in 25 bottles of hand sanitizer, the freshmen brought in 4 tubes of chapstick, the sophomores brought in 7 packs of band-aids, the juniors brought in 26 packs of wipes, and the seniors brought in 7 ponchos. The Kits were distributed in the homeless shelter, where we also helped serve the people lunch. It was an overall succe...read more