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Shopping Fun at Coats for Kids

Saturday started out chilly, but it didn’t stop hundreds of families from visiting the Indiana State Fairgrounds to help their children start out the winter with warm coats, hats and gloves. In fact, the cold weather was a good reminder of why Coats for Kids has been helping families in […]

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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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Ending Summer Hunger

When five-year-old Jurnee is asked what she thinks of her summer at The Salvation Army Eagle Creek Corps Community Center, her response is immediate and enthusiastic. “It’s cool!” she exclaims, before listing off all her favorite activities from the summer: volleyball, snack time, swim lessons, field trips to places like […]

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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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