It is that time of year again! Coats for Kids is once again collecting winter apparel donations NOW through Oct. 23rd!
Fun fact #1) You can donate more than just coats! You can donate all kinds of winter apparel–snow pants, boots, hats, 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 at the locations below from NOW through Oct. 23rd!
|BankFirst||Lighthouse Assembly of God||Monroe County Human Services|
|Bible Evangelical Free Church||Meca Sportswear|
|Cardinal IG||Ocean Spray Cranberries Inc.||Surrounding Communities|
|Edward Jones (North Tomah)||Strike Zone||Granger’s LLC (Oakdale)|
|Edward Jones (N. Superior Ave)||The Breakroom||Meadow Valley Community Church (Mather)|
|Edward Jones (South Superior)||Tomah Area Credit Union||Open Door Baptist Church (Tomah / Warrens)|
|First Congregational United Church||Tomah Health|
|Gloria Dei Lutheran Church||Toro Company|
|Good Shepherd Lutheran Church|
Financial contributions to purchase outdoor winter apparel items are also needed. Charitable contribution receipts for tax purposes is available if donations are sent to Coats for Kids, PO Box 802, Tomah WI 54660, or if they are brought in person to Lighthouse Assembly of God, 762 West Clifton, Tomah.
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:
|Tuesday||November 3rd||10:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Wednesday||November 4th||10:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Thursday||November 5th||10:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Friday||November 6th||1:00 PM – 7:00 PM|
|Saturday||November 7th||10:00 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 participants 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.