Students to brave cold to help those in most need

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BUILDING EMPATHY: Cathedral College students Will Cheshire and Scarlett Simpson will be among 60 students braving a night in the cold this week to raise awareness of homelessness, and funding for the Anglicare Victoria and Anglican Diocese of Wangaratta’s Winter Appeal. PHOTO: Mel Guy

MORE than 60 Cathedral College students will experience a taste of the nightly battle for people in need, when they take part in a winter sleepout tomorrow night.

With Wangaratta’s temperature set to dip to about two degrees overnight, the students are preparing to shiver through chilly conditions.

But they believe a night of discomfort is a small price to pay to raise funds and awareness as part of Anglicare Victoria and the Anglican Diocese of Wangaratta’s 2019 Winter Appeal.

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