The 24TH annual Colvin Cleaners Coats for Kids free distribution of coats on Saturday, November 9, 2018, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at Kenmore Knights of Columbus Hall, 1530 Kenmore Ave.14216 (Between Elmwood Ave. and Delaware Ave.)
Thousands of coats will be on racks, sorted by size, and available for families that will be able to select one coat per person. Proper identification is required. There will also be tables of free gloves, hats and scarves. Over the past 23 years, Colvin Cleaners has collected, cleaned, sorted and distributed, for free, more than 100,000 coats to children in need throughout WNY. Last year, a record 18,500 coats were distributed.
Paul A. Billoni, President and CEO of Colvin Cleaners; his son, Christopher, Vice President, and those receiving coats are available for interviews.
It is recommended to arrive early as families are in line more than a hour before the doors are open to the public.