ORGANIZATION: Homeless Children’s Education Fund
CONTACT NAME/TITLE: Susy Robison, Manager of Outreach and Volunteer Services
ADDRESS: 2100 Smallman St
CITY: Pittsburgh STATE: PA ZIP: 15222
PHONE: 412-562-0154 EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mission of the Organization: Ensuring that homeless children have access to the same educational opportunities and experiences as their peers
Social Justice Issue Area that your organization works in:
__X_Peace and Human Rights ___ LGBT rights
_X__Racial Justice ___Environmental Justice
__X_ Economic Justice ___ Disability Rights ___Other
Two projects that we have in mind are listed below (50 words max):
1. Social action event on campus such as the Purposeful Gathering , a performance art installation designed to raise awareness about the plight and promise of children experiencing homelessness.
2. Advocacy event on campus or in the community to advocate for the reauthorization of the McKinney-Vento Act which provides for the needs of the children experiencing homelessness. This can be a letter or email campaign using films or public presentations.
The maximum number of students that can work on these projects are __8_____.