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Coats for the Community


Coats for the Community
Saturday October 3rd, 2020     10 AM - 1 PM. behind the United Way building (716 Paul Bunyan Dr NW, Bemidji, MN 56601)


Each year The United Way of Bemidji Area requests donations of clean, gently used men’s, women’s, children’s and infant's coats, snow suits and other winter accessories for its “Coats for the Community” program to help keep those in need warm and dry during the winter. Approximately 3,000 articles are collected and distributed each year in October. 

A special thanks goes to Paul Bunyan Broadcasting's radio stations, Dress Club Cleaners and Lueken's Village Foods for their efforts in helping us have a successful drive each year!

The following locations will be accepting donations from Monday, September 1, 2020 through Tuesday, September 29, 2020:

Dress Club Cleaners | 406 Minnesota Ave

Lueken’s Village Foods North | 1171 Paul Bunyan Dr NW

Lueken's Village Foods South | 609 Washington Avenue South