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Homeless in the Holy City: Donation drive planned

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Dozens have stepped forward wondering how they can help out Dozens have stepped forward wondering how they can help out
CHARLESTON, SC -

Tuesday, News 2 showed you a tent city of hidden homeless people in Downtown Charleston. They are struggling to survive day-to-day. 

Related: Holy City Homeless: A secret tent city of hidden homeless

Dozens have stepped forward wondering how they can help out and many have already made donations here at News 2. But, we wanted to give you a central location to make donations.

We are holding a donation drive Thursday from 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM at Hibben United Methodist Church at 690 Coleman Blvd in Mount Pleasant. You are invited to stop by and donate clothing, blankets, sleeping bags, can openers, food and personal care items.

If you need more information call News 2 at 843-216-4875.

Thank you for your overwhelming show of support.

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