Rockwood students collecting jeans for homeless teens

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ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Students at Lafayette high school in the Rockwood school district are working to help homeless teens. The effort is being led by senior Chase Rose.

The goal is to collect blue jeans that will be distributed to local homeless teens.

The “teens for jeans” campaign collected two hundred pairs of jeans last year and the students hope to surpass that number this year.

If you would like to donate we have a list of locations that are accepting jean donations:

Lapels – Wildwood, MO – until February 7
121 Plaza Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040
(Next to Starbucks In Wildwood Town Center)

Smoothie King – Ellisville, MO – until February 7
15825 Fountain Plaza Drive
Ellisville, MO 63011

Mathnasium of Wildwood – until January 31
2446 Taylor Road
Wildwood, MO 63040

Dierbergs Market Wildwood Town Center – until January 31
2460 Taylor Road
Wildwood, MO 63040