Firefighters collect donations for homeless students

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Albuquerque firefighters, police and others are working on a new project to help the homeless in the city, specifically homeless students.

The fundraiser is called Sirens for Homeless Students and aims to collect everything from socks and underwear to toiletries and non perishable food.

You can drop off the items at any fire or police station or participating businesses.

There are nearly 6,000 homeless students in the Albuquerque area.

The fundraiser runs through April 26th.

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