Volunteers build over 125 bed frames for kids in need

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) — Two local organizations partnered on Thursday to build beds for children in need. More than 150 National Grid employees volunteered with Sleep In Heavenly Peace to build more than 125 bed frames. Sleep In Heavenly Peace also donates mattresses, pillows and blankets to children who need them. One volunteer explained why … Read more

Local volunteer builders set to help bed-bound Toombridge man

Volunteers from the construction charity Band of Builders have answered a call for help to adapt the home of a former bricklayer from Toomebridge, who has been bed-bound for a decade because of a rare neurological disorder. Tradespeople from across Northern Ireland – as well as others coming across from the UK mainland – are … Read more

Bed, shower, food without preconditions available nightly at Roanoke Rescue Mission | Local News

The Roanoke Rescue Mission now allows homeless people to have drop-in visits every night of the week — and not just during cold weather. The Roanoke region’s largest homeless shelter dropped a rule that required the temperature to be below 42 degrees for the center to open to visitors seeking only basic accommodations and not … Read more

NWACC to host bed-building volunteer event

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Northwest Arkansas Community College (NWACC) Workforce and Economic Development and Service Learning programs are partnering with Sleep in Heavenly Peace Bentonville to build beds for children. NWACC receives $25,000 donation to cross country program According to a press release from the college, NWACC students, faculty and staff and community members will … Read more

Auburn nonprofit chapter schedules bed building day | Lifestyles

The Auburn chapter of Sleep in Heavenly Peace will host its biggest build day yet from 9:30 am to 4 pm Saturday, March 12, at the chapter shop in Fingerlakes Mall, 1579 Clark St. Road, Aurelius. Volunteers will attempt to build 40 bed kits for children in the Auburn area. No experience is needed and … Read more