This year’s artists secured pledges totaling more than $200,000 for Covenant House.
Despite having homes and warm beds to sleep in, hundreds of young professionals spent Friday night outside, sleeping on the streets of New York.
On Friday in New York City, hundreds of local young professionals from New York and New Jersey will show their solidarity with homeless youth by sleeping on the streets.
The participants will sleep outside Covenant House on West 41st Street as part of the organization’s first ever Sleep Out: Young Professionals Edition.
Thirty runners have formed a team for Sunday’s marathon to raise funds for a special cause — homeless youths.