We need heat in our public schools

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I am Samierra Jones, a Senior at Coppin State University and a graduate of Baltimore City Public School system. Baltimore City Public Schools are currently operating with an inadequate heating system. Students are still required to attend classes that are freezing and expected wear their coats to assist in keeping them warm. How can you teach a child in these conditions? This fund raiser will  help  in purchasing space heaters and outerwear to assist in keeping these students warm. To raise $20,000 would be enough to cover the fees of Go fund Me and purchase roughly 600 space heaters, outerwear, and it will cover the processing fee for Go Fund Me.

We will remain as transparent as possible with the public to let them know what has been purchased. Schools are also in need of hats, gloves, coats, socks,etc. for their students so if you would like to donate what you have, please contact us via email. We now have official designated locations and are trying our best to correspond with those who asked about dropping off!! 

For those of us who messaged us regarding drop off locations, we see you!! Please correspond via email as it is a little harder to respond on gofundme. 

Please email bmorecommunity18@gmail.com for the drop off locations!

One of the official drop off locations will be Renaissance Academy at
1301 McCulloh St
Baltimore, MD 21217 

You can mail mail to this address. There are two other drop off locations which can be disclosed via email. 

We are in contact with parties in the system to ensure that the heaters fit the facility standards for the schools who will be receiving heaters.
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Thank you to everyone who came out to help us prepare care packages for the schools ❤️. I gotta give a special shoutout to my soul sistah @valsss_ and @aaronmaybin for holding down the spot while I ran errands. I truly appreciate everyone who came out. Operation Heat will conclude this week and then we all can rest
NCNW in the building!!!
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Today's pack & play was love! Thank you so much to the people in #MyBmore for coming out to help #operationheat get our final packages ready for schools next week. As you can see, our Black Women came out in full force as always! Fitting for #WomensHistoryMonth2018 Today, I celebrate @andrea_jo_ and @valsss_ my amazing partners in this #operationheat movement. You are 2 of the most selfless, dedicated, kindhearted, & beautiful souls that I have ever had the pleasure of working with. You don't do it for the recognition, but you deserve it all. Without you both, none of this would be possible! I don't need to look to the past to celebrate #WomensHistoryMonth  The strongest and most inspiring women that I know are right here beside me every day fighting for change! Show a strong Black woman some love today. You are appreciated! #BlackGirlMagic #aaronmaybinphotography
Pack N’ Play Pt. 2
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I just wanted to let my donors know that we are in the final stages of Operation Heat and we are almost done. Of course we appreciate everyone who has donated to our cause. I wanted to share with you that Custom Ink has offered to supply t-shirts that will also support this campaign. If you are interested in wearing your #OperationHeat support visit the link below :

https://www.customink.com/fundraising/operationheat
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We are still making drop offs!!! This part of the process makes it all worth it. To see the gratitude on the faces of those whom we deliver to makes all negative opinions null and void. Lakeland Elementary School
Learn more about what's going on at www.operationheat.org. If you haven't yet make sure you subscribe
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