"We’re just helping restock so when people come in to get their stuff it'll be clean already," said 12th grade student on the team, Malaia Jackson.
The Mustard Seed is a furniture bank that thrives on donations. As executive director, Suzie Jordan puts it, the help is always welcome.
"We have a very small staff, we're a very small non profit here in
Head Coach Juanita Goodwell pushes her team to do more than win games.
"Basketball is what they enjoy doing but we also try to give them the opportunity to see what else is out there,” said Goodwell. “This organization definitely thrives on volunteers so it was a good fit for us. It gives them something to take beyond high school."
The team is also gaining from the experience.
"It’s helping out with our team bonding which is going to be beneficial during the season," said 12th grade student Nahja King.
The team not only volunteered their time, but they also donated about 300 towels. The Mustard Seed is always in need of more donations. The furniture bank is in great need of large comforters in full, queen and king sizes. All donation can be dropped off at
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