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.

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