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Organization Invites Community to Camp Out on Capital City Streets

Organization Invites Community to Camp Out on Capital City Streets
Posted at 6:31 PM, Oct 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-10 18:31:00-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - An local organization has invited the community to camp out for a night, with cardboard boxes and blankets provided.

The "Sleep Out for Homeless Youth" event, put on by Capital City Youth Services, aims to raise awareness about youth homelessness. 

CCYS has invited local leaders and residents back and they said they have cardboard boxes and blankets waiting on them. 

The next "Sleep Out" event will be November 3rd. To sign up, click here.

Last year, Reporter Stephen Jiwanmall took a glimpse into what it was like living on the streets. Click here to see his full report.