Student run store provides free clothes and resources
May 18, 2013
Students at Pacific Beach High School in San Luis Obispo opened a new store on Friday to provide free clothing and school supplies for junior high and high school-aged kids. [KSBY]
The school’s seventeen homeless students along with other students volunteered to manage and run the store dubbed Outreach Apparel. Employees of Home Depot and Old Navy helped organize the campus based store which is part of the Children’s Resource Network of the Central Coast..
Organizers of the store told KSBY it helps teach the students managerial skills, teamwork, and responsibility.