Student Groups Collecting Bottled Water For Flint Water Crisis
The Social Justice Coalition and Paul Robeson Cultural Center (PRCC) are collecting water to deliver to Flint, Michigan to help combat the town’s water crisis.
Donations of bottled water can be made through Wednesday at the PRCC in the HUB.
Thank you Will!! The last day to donate bottled water is Feb 3rd! pic.twitter.com/KkcuLa4qQR
— Penn State PRCC (@PSUPRCC) February 2, 2016
The water in Flint is contaminated with more than five times the “cause for concern” level of lead. President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in Flint on January 16. Since then, celebrities like Mark Wahlberg, P. Diddy, Cher, and Big Sean have donated bottled water.