Throughout the month of October, generous East Texans donated gently used and new coats to area dry cleaners who cleaned them donated them to Longview Community Ministries and P.A.T.H. Distribution day is coming for kids to receive one of these donated coats!

Longview Community Ministries will be distributing the coats that were donated in Gregg County on Saturday, November 12th at Brougton Recreation Center at 801 MLK Blvd from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. To receive a coat, the child must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  For more specific details on obtaining a coat call Longview Community Ministries at 903.753.3561.

P.A.T.H. will be distributing the coats that were donated in Smith County on Saturday, November 19th from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the old Griffin Elementary School gymnasium at 3000 N. Border Ave. in Tyler. To receive a coat for a child, parents or guardians will be required to pre-register through P.A.T.H. To pre-register, call P.A.T.H. at 903.597.7284.