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Frederic Noyes and Kathy Urffer set up their tent for the fourth annual Camp for a Common Cause on the Brattleboro Common on Friday evening.

BRATTLEBORO >> The fourth annual Camp for a Common Cause kicked off Friday at 4 p.m.

The family-friendly one-night camp-out continues to successfully raise awareness around homelessness in the greater Brattleboro area. Participating Campers are asked to raise a suggested minimum of $100 per person, or $250 per team to support Groundworks' efforts to house our neighbors experiencing homelessness.

All contributions are fully tax-deductible. Prizes will be awarded to the top fundraisers. Campers, and those wishing to make a contribution to a participating camper or team, should visit Donations can also be mailed to Groundworks Collaborative, PO Box 370, Brattleboro, VT 05302 (with checks payable to Groundworks Collaborative — write Camp in the subject line.) For more information, contact Libby at or 802-257-0066, ext. 1101.