Juanuary 6, 2017
GIVE A KID A COAT DISTRIBUTION FOR THE SALVATION ARMY OF HIGH POINT
“The Gift of Warmth”
HIGH POINT, NC (January 6, 2017) --- Next week The Salvation Army of High Point is distributing free winter coats to local adults and children in need!
When: January 20th, January 27th, February 3rd, and February 10th
Where: 301 West Green Drive, High Point, NC 27260
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm on distribution days
Beginning on Friday January 20th, residents in need are invited to come to The Salvation Army of High Point to receive a free winter coat. All adults receiving assistance must bring a valid picture ID. A Medicaid card or birth certificate is required for all children receiving coats as well.
The Give-a-Kid-a-Coat campaign collects coats for local adults and children in need throughout the triad. Community members who wish to donate winter wear can drop off new or gently used coats at their local A Cleaner World location through February 11th. The 30th annual A Cleaner World Give-a Kid-a-Coat campaign kicked off last Friday, January 6th, with an incredible first day of donations, bringing in a total of 3,260 coats for those in need.
For questions regarding Give a Kid a Coat, please visit our website, www.tsahighpoint.org, or call 336-881-5400.
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About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org.