CCU students fundraise and fill backpacks for Fostering Hope

Coastal Carolina University students in the First-Year Experience (FYE) class and business management courses raised more than $34,260 and collected 236 backpacks and care packages full of hygiene and beauty products, toys and supplies for the children of Fostering Hope in Conway.

Students in CCU's University College and the E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration filled 110 backpacks with items and two large vans full of extra supplies. The University College students assembled 126 care packages, each filled with a specific set of items for the children and teens. Fostering Hope is a nonprofit organization that aims to aid children in crisis situations.

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