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While the need for warm coats has never been greater, it has also never been easier to meet this vital need in our community. The Santa Clarita Swap Meet invites area residents to join it for the fifth consecutive year in an effort to ensure that no one goes without a warm coat this winter.

onewarmcoatThe Santa Clarita Swap Meet will be collecting clean, gently used warm coats and jackets to be donated throughout the community until the end of January. One Warm Coat is dedicated to collecting and distributing gently used warm coats, free of charge, directly to children and adults in the local area. The coat drive program provides an easy way for individuals and families to make a difference in the lives of their neighbors by simply passing along coats and jackets that are no longer needed.

The Santa Clarita Swap Meet invites you to bring your clean, gently used coats and jackets to the Saugus Speedway, Friday – Tuesday between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. The process is simple: you drop off your extra coat, receive a FREE Sunday Shopper Coupon, and the Santa Clarita Swap Meet takes care of the rest. All donated coats will be given to HELP THE CHILDREN for distribution to people in need. If you do not have a coat to donate, you can help provide a warmer winter by texting “WARM” to 80100 to donate $10 to One Warm Coat.

“So many of our neighbors need help these days. We are proud to work with and support each one of our coat drive organizers and donors. The time, resources and energy they give to help their neighbors proves that we can warm communities one coat at a time,” commented Jennifer Stockard, President and Chief Executive Officer of One Warm Coat.

One Warm Coat is national nonprofit organization that supports and encourages coat drives. It helps individuals, groups, companies and organizations across the country collect coats and deliver them to local agencies that distribute the coats free to people in need. More than four million coats have been provided to those in need at no cost since its inception in 1992.

Help the Children (“HTC”) is a nonprofit humanitarian relief organization dedicated to help alleviate the suffering of children and their families throughout the United States and around the world.

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Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018
Thursday, Dec. 6 is the nomination deadline for non-profit organizations that wish to nominate their outstanding volunteers to be honored at the annual Women in Service Celebration hosted by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday, Nov 30, 2018
The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley has partnered with EarthEcho International to host a series of virtual field trips aimed at inspiring girls to embark upon STEM (science, engineering, math and technology) careers and increase gender and racial diversity in those fields.
Thursday, Nov 29, 2018
The WiSH Education Foundation is proud to announce that it has raised over $50,000 in funding for Santa Clarita public school libraries.
Thursday, Nov 29, 2018
The Michael Hoefflin Foundation will be hosting a holiday party for its Foundation families on Sunday, Dec. 9.
Friday, Nov 23, 2018
The Santa Clarita Valley chapter of Junior Chamber International “JCI SCV” is excited to announce the popular Santa’s Helpers toy drive is back. Santa’s Helpers is a holiday toy drive to help families in need of a little Christmas cheer.

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