Stories tagged with: Coat Drive

October 21, 2015 - 5:48pm
39 weeks 6 days ago

While Wednesday was sunny and warm the days of snow and sleet are on their way to the buckeye state.

With cold weather comes the need for a winter coat. The Knights of Columbus in Zanesville are doing their part to keep kids warm this winter with their annual coat drive. Chair of the drive Robert LaPrad said they provide coats to kids each year and every year just seeing the kids happy is worth the hard work.

"Well their smile's are worth a million and they certainly...

October 13, 2015 - 4:48pm
41 weeks 2 hours ago

The Community Youth Foundation's annual coat drive is under way.

This is the 8th year for the drive and as cold weather approaches, the need is higher than ever. In years past hundreds of coats, sweatshirts, hats, gloves and scarves have been donated and distributed to the local youth in need.

"Obviously we couldn't do this without the support of the community but every year the CYF members look forward to doing this because we're able to recognize a need that's right here...

August 31, 2015 - 3:20pm
47 weeks 1 day ago

Before the fall and winter months arrive, a Zanesville business will host a coat and blanket drive.  

The drive at Stratos Wealth Partners begins Tuesday September 1 and will go through October 1. Partner and wealth advisors Chad Tom and Wayne Wycoff ask for gently used coats, blankets and hats. All donated items will go straight to Eastside Community Ministry. 


October 22, 2013 - 6:20pm
2 years 39 weeks ago

Starting this week through November 15th you can take warm winter clothing and accessories to several locations to be donated to kids.

This will be the sixth year for the coat drive that is done by the Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation.

"We take coats, hats,scarves and gloves or any monetary donations, and we set up boxes, in area high schools, and all century national bank locations, the foundation and John McIntire Library," said CYF Treasurer Reed Neal....

October 23, 2012 - 4:56pm
3 years 39 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Community Youth Foundation is holding its annual coat drive to keep kids and adults warm during the cold winter months.

This is the 5th year for coat collection. All coats go to Eastide Community Ministry and the Salvation Army for distribution.

"We have a list of at least 30 people, 30 kids and adults. we have twice as many girls than boys, so we need a good bit of coats." explained CYF President, Madison Smith.

Monetary donations will also...

October 5, 2009 - 6:00pm
6 years 42 weeks ago

High school students in the community are trying to do their part to keep people warm as the chill of fall approaches.

The Community Youth Foundation is holding a coat drive, starting today, through October 21st. You can drop coats off at any of the collection stations, which can be found at all six Century National Banks and the Muskingum County Community Foundation.

"It would be really good if people would find those incredibly shrinking coats that are in their closets and...

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