All walks of life, putting themselves in other's shoes.
That is what you will step across at the 2019 Rotorua Big Sleepout on Thursday night.
So far 43 participants - including politicians, Te Arawa leaders, students, and parents - have signed up to spend the night sleeping rough to fundraise for Lifewise's efforts to end homelessness.
MetService predicts occasional rain and northerlies in Rotorua tomorrow, and early rain on Friday, so participants could be in for a soggy night at the Village Green.
Previous events have raised $40,000 in 2015 and $28,000 in 2016, and this year $31,287 has already