You may of seen the collection boxes stationed around town at area grocery stores such Trigs, Pick N Save, County Market and Quality Foods IGA. The Wausau Noon Kiwanis Coats for Kids project in in full swing. From now until the end of October please donate your gently used or new coat to help keep our youth warm. A significant percentage of Wausau area residents do not have warm jackets for the winter, so the Coats for Kids program is an invaluable program to keep our youth warm, healthy, and safe.
There will also be a staffed collection At the National Guard Armory on Make a Difference Day! Saturday, October 22, 2011. You can also drop off your coats at during Make a Difference Day.
Coats for all ages and sizes are needed. Even adult coats and jackets are accepted. Please make sure the coats are clean and in good repair.
The 2011 Coats for Kids distribution will be on Friday November 4th and Saturday November 5th at the Salvation Army Community Center at 103 S 2nd ave in Wausau. Distribution times are:
Friday November 4th: 2:00 – 6:00pm
Saturday November 5th: 8:00 – 11:00am
Questions can be directed to the
Kiwanis Club of Wausau, P.O. Box 158, Wausau, WI 54402 (715) 843-8348. www.kiwaniswausau.com. firstname.lastname@example.org