The St. Louis ninth grader said it took all day to clean out a large room full of supplies and toss out expired food items at the faith-based organization's building on Ruth Street in Sikeston.
"It was really hard. We didn't know how much food was here," McCommons said as she scanned the neatly organized cans of juice, fruit and vegetables, bottles of water and boxes of dried food. "We had to bleach everything and sweep and mop."
McCommons is one of 103 youth participants in the Workcamp Mission sponsored by Missouri's United Methodist Church Conference Council on Youth Ministries.
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