What will you find in the Sleep Out Saturday Media Newsroom?
COD Students "Sleep Out" to End Homelessness
Hinsdale Church Encourages Sleep Out Saturday
Youth Group Braves Cold for Sleep Out Saturday
Sleep Out Saturday on NCTV 2012
NCTV Interview 2011
Personal Story from Megan
Personal Story from Yvonne
Fact sheet on homelessness and the working poor in DuPage County Illinois
Frequently Asked Questions about Sleep Out Saturday
Frequently Asked Questions about Bridge Communities
Information on why you should get involved with Sleep Out Saturday
Impact that Sleep Out Saturday has on Bridge Communities Transitional Housing Program
How do families become homeless?
Visit the Sleep Out Saturday blog
Ann Pitcher, P.S. Communications, Inc.
Quick Stats on Sleep Out Saturday
||Rally at 6 pm at Bridge Communities, 505 Crescent Blvd. Glen Ellyn.
Participants will sleep-out at locations throughout DuPage County - more than 70 sites expected.
||To raise awareness about homelessness in DuPage County
||Raise funds for Bridge Communities and their Program Partners
||Provide a transformational opportunity for participants to experience the issue of homelessness by sleeping out and participating in activities and presentations.
|How to participate:
||Sleep out with a group or become a Sleep Out Star or Family
||Become a corporate sponsor
||Donate to a sleeper group or a Sleep Out Star or Family
||Come to the Rally
Sleep Out Saturday Corporate Sponsors 2013:
Sleep Out Saturday Locations:
- Clarendon Hills
- Downers Grove
- Glen Ellyn
- Oak Brook
- St. Charles
- Wayne/West Chicago
- Wood Dale
To learn more about homelessness and poverty in DuPage County, visit www.dupagehomeless.org
To learn more about becoming a Sleep Out Saturday sponsor, email Chad Pedigo at firstname.lastname@example.org or (630) 545-0610 ext. 19.
According to the DuPage Homeless Continuum of Care, more than 71,000 DuPage County residents are living in poverty and just one paycheck away from homelessness. More than 24,000 of them are children.