Peace Islands Institute Youth President, Hatice Bolat held a bake sale at UCONN Waterbury for the PII Youth Refugee Project. Bolat who is also a UCONN freshman organized the fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 4. The bake sale consisted of brownies, cookies, cupcakes and cake pops. PII Youth members were able to earn $250 from the bake sale. The collected money was donated to Embrace Relief for their Syrian Refugees Campaign.
The youth group has a goal of reaching $5,000 and is planning to organize similar fundraising events to reach the goal amount.
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