Help Harriet Eddy Middle School collect jeans for Jeans for Teens donation drive
February 7, 2013
Harriet Eddy Middle School is collecting jeans for the national Jeans for Teens donation drive, sponsored by DoSomething.org. Students and staff at Eddy have currently collected over 4,100 pairs of jeans to date.
Since 2007, the Jeans for Teens drive has collected over 2.5 million pairs of jeans for homeless teens across the country. DoSomething.org, Aéropostale and P.S. from Aéropostale have partnered with over 1,000 homeless shelters across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico to donate jeans to homeless shelters. Jeans collected by Eddy students will be donated to shelters in the local community.
Video/photograph/interview opportunities – Media are invited to visit the school to see visuals of thousands of jeans and students and staff processing the donated jeans. Please contact Communications to schedule a visit at (916) 686-7732.