One Warm Coat Drive
Looking to do a little something nice this holiday season AND help your local community? The Gateway Western Carteret Community Alliance and the Crystal Coast Festival of Lights have teamed up with One Warm Coat this holiday season to help our local community members in need.
Donate a new or gently used coat during the Crystal Coast Festival Of Lights (Dec 2 – 11) and your contributions will go to a local domestic violence center and a local homeless shelter.
You can also bring in canned goods as well, contributions will also go to our local shelters.
Cans and One Warm Coat Drive and Drop Off Location:
The Market At Cedar Point
1046 Cedar Point Blvd
Cedar Point, North Carolina
For more info call (910) 330-7937 or (252) 285-6606
About One Warm Coat
One Warm Coat works to provide a free, warm coat to any person in need. We encourage people to keep others warm by donating a new or gently used coat.
One Warm Coat is a national non-profit
Key Facts and Figures
What they do annually
Support over 3,000 Coat Drive Ambassadors by:
- Providing free instructions, materials, tools and resources
- Hosting and maintain a searchable database of coat drive events across North America
Assist community nonprofit agencies by:
- Listing them on their searchable database
- Assisting them in receiving needed coats
Work with business and brands to:
- Engage employees and customers in giving warmth
- Develop and support marketing goals and initiatives
What they have accomplished
They have focused on one specific need for 22 years allowing us to:
- Support more than 20,000 coat drives to date
- Expand to support coat drives held in all 50 states & 10 countries
- Collect over four million coats providing over four million people with warmth
Keep their expenses low (with average cost of .50 per coat) allowing them to:
- Use our funds efficiently with 95% of every $1 supporting our programs
- Provided over 300,000 children with new coats of their own
Please help by dropping off your gently used coats now through December 11th.
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