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Collecting Coats Across Indiana

The days are getting shorter, the nights cooler, and the leaves more brightly hued with each passing week. Autumn has arrived, but with it comes new challenges for Hoosier families. The start of the school year can be costly, with school supplies, new shoes, clothing for growing kids, and hefty […]

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Collecting Coats For Kids

The weather is changing and it’s time to start thinking about getting new winter coats for the kids. For many Hoosier families, though, the extra expense of new coats for growing children just isn’t in their budgets. That’s where the Coats for Kids program comes in. Launched 29 years ago […]

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Coats for Kids Helps Thousands

The theme of this year’s Coats for Kids seemed to be “Generosity.” From a record-setting coat collection at Lucas Oil Stadium to new cash gifts to help keep up with high demand, the trademark hospitality and charitableness of Hoosiers played a big role is the success of Saturday’s Coats for […]

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Open Hearts (& Closets) Across Indiana

Remember last winter and the “Polar Vortex” that haunted weather forecasts from December through March? You may ask, “Who doesn’t remember it?” With the onset of fall and the return of kaleidoscope trees, we are once again thinking about the challenges that families in our communities experience during cold winter […]

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