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Bowie for Obama Helps the Homeless in Prince George’s County, MD
The Bowie for Obama Community Group will participate in a community service activity that provides clothing, shoes, food, and school supplies to a local homeless shelter and food bank on January 19, 2009.
President-Elect Barack Obama’s national call to service has inspired Obama supporters in Bowie to continue their community organizing efforts and help President-Elect Obama implement the change needed to improve our Nation’s economy, healthcare system, education system, environment, and more… “Bowie for Obama choose to serve our community by organizing a clothing, food, and school supplies drive for homeless families in Prince George’s County, MD. We selected this particular project because Prince George’s County has seen a tremendous increase in homelessness due to the increase in foreclosures. We hope our efforts provides relief to families in need” states Musa Murawih, Bowie for Obama Administrator.
Bowie for Obama was formed in February 2007 to help elect Senator Barack Obama for president. It is now working to help him bring positive change to our communities and lead our country in a new direction. To date, Bowie, MD for Obama has 212 members, hosted 657 events, and raised over $35,000.00. The Bowie for Obama group held its first post election meeting on December 13, 2008, and plans to continue its community organizing efforts to help shape policies affecting citizens in and around Bowie. For more information on the event please visit www.USASERVICE.ORG.
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Bowie for Obama was formed in February 2007 to help elect Senator Barack Obama for president. It is now working to help him bring positive change to our communities and lead our country in a new direction.