Lori Bosarge of Coats for Kids is collecting new and gently used coats for families in need. The sizes most needed are Infant-14 Youth, Boys and Girls. In the past 7 years, Coats for Kids has distributed more than 2,000 coats along Coastal communities. The families are welcome to try on coats, have dinner, participate in Arts & Crafts and make cards for children at USA Children's and Women's Hospital, veterans and senior citizens. The festive day of distribution is Thursday, December 12, 3-7 p.m. at Coastal Response Center, South Bay Project, Community Center; 7385 Hwy 188, Coden, Alabama 36523.
If your family is in need of coats, text Lori at 251-206-9990. Give the following information: Parent or Guardian Name; Child's first name; Boy or Girl; Size coat and Age. You must sign up for coats by December 4th. All information remains confidential.
If you don't need a coat, your family is welcome drop by and enjoy the celebration (there might be a visit from the Jolly Old Elf.)
Contact Lori if you would like a Coats for Kids Donation Box at your business, school or church. If you don't have time to shop for coats and would like to give a monetary donation, Coats for Kids will do the shopping for you!
Mail and make check to South Bay Communities Alliance (nonprofit); SBCA; Attn: Coats for Kids; PO BOX 112; Coden, Al 36523