She didn’t want it to go to waste, so she started buying snacks at the campus market to provide food to those in need. Maya Nepos didn’t use her meal plan very much because the university didn’t have in-person classes, so she had a $600 credit.
With more than 330,000 followers on TikTok, Nepos began getting donations to create more and more care packages.
Next, Nepos started creating care packages and personally delivering them to homeless people in Saint Louis, adding masks to protect them against COVID-19.
She says it goes to show how you can make a big difference in other people’s lives without spending a lot of money.
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