Dupaco and Townsquare Media Dubuque. Announce that the 29th annual “Coats for Kids” drive is being held now through Oct. 11.
Co-sponsored by Dupaco Community Credit Union, Townsquare Media Dubuque, Operation New View Community Action Agency, and Laundry Max Laundromat, the “Coats for Kids” program allows useable children’s coats to be dropped off at any Dubuque-area, or Galena, Illinois, Dupaco location between now and Oct. 11.
The collected items are washed compliments of Laundry Max and distributed to needy tri-state-area families by Operation New View. Distribution will take place at St. John’s Lutheran Church, located at 13th and White in Dubuque, on Wednesday, Oct. 23 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Coats will also be distributed on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.