08/05/2011 03:54 pm ET Updated Oct 05, 2011

Activist To Spend Week Homeless In Grand Central Terminal

MIDTOWN -- A graphic designer plans to spend a week living and sleeping in and around Grand Central Terminal in a bid to raise money and awareness about homelessness in the city.

Queens resident Yusef Ramelize, 34, plans to move into the landmark building around the corner from his office on Aug 21. for a seven-day stay in what he has dubbed his annual "Homeless for One Week" campaign.