It is that time of year again! Coats for Kids is once again collecting winter apparel donations NOW through Oct. 29th!

Collection

Fun fact #1) You can donate more than just coats! You can donate all kinds of warm winter apparel–snow pants, boots, hats, scarves, mittens, etc.
Fun fact #2) You can donate all sizes–kids, teens & adult sizes encouraged! Your neighbors of all ages & sizes need your help!
Fun fact #3) You can drop off your new & gently used (CLEAN!) winter apparel donations from NOW through Oct. 29th! Prayz Network is a drop off location. You can visit us at 2409 S. Black River Street, Sparta, WI 54656

Drop Off Locations

TomahTomah (continued)Sparta  Surrounding Communities
All American LumberGloria Dei Lutheran ChurchAging & Disabilities Resource CenterGranger’s LLC (Oakdale)
Bank FirstGood Shepherd Lutheran ChurchAll American LumberLeaps and Bounds Child Care (Oakdale)
Bible Evangelical Free ChurchLighthouse Assembly of GodFaith Evangelical Free ChurchMeadow Valley Community Church (Mather)
Boys and Girls ClubOcean Spray Cranberries, Inc.Growing Stars Child Development CenterOakdale Credit Union (Oakdale)
Cardinal IGStrike ZoneMonroe County Human ServicesOpen Door Baptist Church (Tomah/Warrens)
CCF Bank (Downtown Drive Thru Lobby)Superior Children’s Learning CenterPrayz Network
CCF Bank (North Tomah)Tomah Area Credit UnionState Bank Financial
Edward Jones (North Tomah)Tomah Health
Edward Jones (North Superior Ave)Tomah Public Library 
Edward Jones (South Superior Ave)Toro Company

    Financial contributions to purchase outdoor winter apparel items are also needed. Charitable contribution receipts for tax purposes are available. Donations must be sent to Coats for Kids, PO Box 802, Tomah WI 54660 or brought in person to Lighthouse Assembly of God, 762 West Clifton (Highway 16), Tomah.

Distribution

Distribution will be at Lighthouse Assembly of God, 762 W. Clifton Street in Tomah. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, distribution will be by APPOINTMENT ONLY. To schedule an appointment, please call 608-343-7178. Distribution dates and hours are as follows:

WednesdayNovember 3rd2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
ThursdayNovember 4th2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
FridayNovember 5th2:00 PM – 7:00 PM
SaturdayNovember 6th10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

In accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, the following precautionary measures will be adhered to during the event: social distancing, hand sanitizer will be available throughout all areas, all volunteers and attendees are required to wear a mask.

To assure the best fit, parents should bring children to the distribution site. A limit of one of each different type of clothing item per person is in effect.

Contact Person: Nancy Garber (Project Administrator) at CoatsforKidsTomah@gmail.com or (608) 378-4101. If your call is not answered, please leave a message.