Seattle police officers provide 600 beds to kids in need

To change the world, start by making your bed – or so the saying goes.

How about 600? That’s how many mattresses, frames, and pillows are heading to kids in need, including Seattle’s Crystal Perry’s two nieces.

“My nieces are sleeping on the floor right now, on a foam mattress. They’ve been through a lot and they didn’t have any beds,” Perry said. “They’re placed with me because their parents were making poor choices, so that’s always tough for kids. [The beds] give them their own space and a sense of stability.”  More