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Salvation Army’s ‘Coats for Kids’ drive kicks off

Salvation Army’s ‘Coats for Kids’ drive kicks off


As overnight temperatures start to dip . the Salvation Army is hoping you keep those in need in mind. TAKE VO LA CROSSE They kicked off their annual ‘Coats For Kids’ campaign yesterday. Despite the name . the Salvation Army isn’t limiting donations to just kids . or just coats. They say people of all ages and sizes in our area could use some help when it comes to getting all kinds of winter apparel. While bitterly cold temperatuers might still be a month or two away . the Salvation Army wants to get those items out to the people who need them before then. It’s a very important time of year, because obviously up here in Wisconsin we can experience some pretty harsh temperatures. So if some people are outside for whatever reason, we want to make sure they’re safe, first and foremost. COATS FOR KIDS DONATION SITES THROUGH NOVEMBER 10TH – SALVATION ARMY, 223 N 8TH STREET, LA CROSSE – ALL KWIK TRIP LOCATIONS IN LA CROSSE, ONALASKA, HOLMEN, WEST SALEM, STODDARD – UNION STATE BANK, WEST SALEM There are several drop-off locations now open across the area that will be open until November 10th. You can take any donations directly to the Salvation Army on 8th street . or visit any Kwik Trip location in La Crosse . Onalaska . Holmen . West Salem . or Stoddard. Both Union State Bank locations in West Salem will also have donation bins. Catholic Charities will be distributing the items starting on November 6th.


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