Justin Crowe, Extension Specialist
Delegates to the 2019 Tennessee 4-H Roundup and All Star Conference are being challenged to collect items to benefit children and adults who are currently homeless. These kits will be provided to local agencies which serve homeless individuals in west TN. According to the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness, there are 8.309 homeless individuals in Tennessee (as of the most recent data). Tennessee 4-H will help those in need by collecting the below listed items.
Western Region: Socks, deodorant, fruit snacks
Central Region: Lip balm, lotion (travel size), adhesive bandages (small)
Eastern Region: Toothbrushes, toothpaste, sunscreen (travel size)