Saturday event provides coats for kids, adults
FREMONT— TrueNorth Community Services’ 29th annual Coats for Kids (& Adults) Distribution was Saturday at the TrueNorth Service Center.
The event had served 421 children and adults as of Saturday afternoon, according to Mike Voyt, Volunteer and Special Projects Coordinator for TrueNorth. Voyt reported a half dozen volunteers took part Saturday, with nearly 70 volunteers helping with set up and the month-long coats drive at 12 sites throughout the county. The groups and organizations volunteering include Fremont Rotary Club, Fremont Christian School, Nestlé Gerber and Randy’s House.
Coats for Kids (& Adults) is supported, in part, by grants from The Gerber Foundation and the Fremont Area Community Foundation. The Burlington Coat Drive, which is done by Burlington in partnership with Delivering Good, and Operation Warm are affiliated program partners.