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Maddie Bozik

in Batavia United States

My name is Maddie Bozik and I am the president of Maddie’s Mitten March. I started this charity when I was 10 years old I knew I wanted to help people but I didn’t know exactly what I should do. We collect winter coats, gloves, hats, scarves and boots to redistribute those in need. Many people and other groups did things like food drives but I was thinking of something that many people overlooked. So then I came up with Maddie’s Mitten March then it grew into what it is today. The goal is to help as many people as possible to get them winter clothing through donations that we receive.

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Charity, High School, and a Bus. Oh My!"

BY MADDIE BOZIK
@ VOL 6 ON FEB 16, 2017

Maddie Bozik is the president of Maddie’s Mitten March, a charity she started in 2009, when she was ten years old. The goal of Maddie’s Mitten March is to collect, clean, and distribute winter clothing to those in need. Today, Maddie has a retrofitted (and repainted) school bus that goes around the community as part of her project to give winter clothing to anyone that needs it.

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PAST VOL 6

Batavia @ Ramsey Auditorium (at Wilson Hall, Fermilab)
Feb 16, 2017