Join us once again this year in collecting new and gently loved winter coats for children in Cabarrus County! Each year, our coat drive serves approximately 400 children ages 0-5 years old by providing them with a new or gently used coat.
What to Donate:
New or VERY gently loved children's coats, sizes 12 months up to size 10
Preschool sized gloves hats
NEW packages of preschool sized socks and underwear
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