September 30, 2020 —As you begin to prepare your wardrobe for upcoming cooler weather, please consider saving your clean, gently used winter coats and snow pants for WeCAN’s annual Coat Drive. Collection boxes will be located at Hilltop and Shirley Hills Primary Schools and Grandview Middle School through Oct. 14. Collection boxes are located in the entryways of each school.
Coats can also be dropped off the WeCAN office, 5213 Shoreline Drive in Mound. The office is staffed Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Coats and winter gear will be distributed Tuesday, October 27, from 1-6 p.m. and Thursday, October 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Registration is required this year.
No time to shop? Consider a financial donation and WeCAN will purchase items to fill in the gaps. Donations can be made online (mention coat drive in the notes) or mailed to WeCAN, 5213 Shoreline Drive, Mound, MN 55364.
For more information, call 952-472-0742, or visit the WeCAN website.
“Let’s make sure everyone in our community is prepared for a Minnesota winter,” said a WeCAN spokesperson.