20150509 - Sleep Out - nwherald

Brina Thomason, 24 from Johnsburg, brings bedding into the EDS Empowered Shelter at The Church of Holy Apostles on Saturday, May 9, 2015 in McHenry, Ill. Thomason and her Pioneer Center friends will spend the night outside in their shelter join gin other in tents, boxes or cars to raise awareness and money for McHenry County PADS—the largest provider of shelter and services to the county’s men, women and children who have found themselves facing homelessness.

John Konstantaras photo for the Northwest Herald