Salute to Service: Amaya Weiss and Hope Closet

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Efforts from Hope Closet at John Still Elementary School in Sacramento.


Amaya Weiss created the Hope Closet at John Still Elementary School. Hope Closet aims to provide basic nutrition to students in need at one of the lowest performing schools in the Sacramento City Unified School District.

But Weiss’ efforts doesn’t stop there, she also collects school supplies, essential clothing and even bike helmets to keep kids safe.

Weiss can use some help with her efforts.

Donations to Hope Closet can be made on its GoFundMe here:

FOX40 thanks Amaya Weiss for doing so much to help children in our community.

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