IMPACT
04/11/2011 12:39 pm ET | Updated Jun 11, 2011

Anna Greenys, Arbor Park Middle School Student, Makes Bed Mats For Homeless Vets

Anna Greenys is on a mission to help homeless veterans by creating handmade plastic bed mats, and she's enlisted an army of local students to help.

Greenys, a sixth-grader at Arbor Park Middle School in Oak Forest, is collecting plastic bags, which will be cut into strips, crocheted into plastic bed mats and donated to homeless veterans.

Read more on Sun Times

Subscribe to Must Reads.
The internet's best stories, and interviews with their authors.