Think Outside the Cardboard Box is a fundraising event for Hospitality House, Nevada County’s homeless shelter, happening at the Nevada County Fairgrounds this weekend. . Participants set a goal to raise $100 in pledges and contributions and sleep overnight in a cardboard box “home” that they may decorate in a simple way. Hospitality House Board President Joanna Robinson says its a way to have fun and also show solidarity with the core homeless and get information.
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Hospitality House will will provide dinner and breakfast for participants, consisting of what Robinson calls modest, homeless-shelter style meals.
The event kicks off at 3:00 pm Saturday October 13th and concludes at 9:00 am on Sunday, October 14th at the Nevada County Fairgrounds.