Another way you can get involved is to participate in our Coat Drive for Daybreak Homeless Shelter and Catholic Charities of Joliet.
COAT DRIVE SPECIFICS:
· New or very gently used coats, hats, gloves are needed in sizes 6 weeks – Youth Size 8 (Children in need are ages 6 weeks – 5 years*)
· Daybreak Center is also in great need of new/very gently used Fall/Winter coats in sizes Adult 2XL and larger.
Please be sure any gently used items have been washed prior to bringing them.
Coats can be dropped off at 4803 Highland Ave in Downers Grove starting Nov 30th. Please drop on the front porch facing Highland Ave, porch is open so no need to knock, there will be a box marked "Coat Drive" You can also give the coats directly to Coach Hannan. Donations accepted through Dec 12th.
If you need an alternate drop location please email Roadrunners.firstname.lastname@example.org
*Programs include Head Start, Early Head Start, home-based, expectant mothers, and daycare programs for children up to five years-old and their low-income families. Children participate in developmentally and educationally appropriate activities; receive medical and dental care; have healthy meals and snacks; and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe setting. There are approximately 800 children in these programs