Around the Tiers: Homelessness Awareness Sleepout

By Conor Mooney

April 30, 2014 Updated Apr 30, 2014 at 5:39 PM EST

(WBNG Binghamton) A unique event to draw attention to homelessness is coming up.

The 5th annual SUNY Broome Community College Homelessness Awareness Sleepout kicks off Thursday.

The sleepout aims to help raise funds and awareness to the problem of homelessness in the community.

The event is rain or shine.

This year's event is dedicated in the memory of Professor Wes Warren, who died last February.

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