Greenville youth group raising money for homeless shelter

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - A Greenville youth group is raising money for the Community Crossroads Center with its annual "Out of the Box for Homelessness" event on Friday, May 3.

Dozens of youth group members will spend the night outside with only three personal items and no electronics.

They're each encouraged to raise sponsor pledges of $150 and the group will collect donations throughout the night to go to the shelter.

The Salt & Light Youth group will assemble on the lawn at First Christian Church at 2810 E. 14th Street.

You can get more information by calling 252-531-2164.