UMass Medical School is partnering with the Worcester Public School’s Coats for Kids program to provide new and gently used winter outerwear to children—ranging from Head Start to high school— in need in the North Quadrant of the Worcester Public Schools as part of its new North Quadrant Support Services initiative.
This drive will help students in need of winter clothing, including approximately 180 children who have arrived in Worcester recently from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
UMass Medical School is asking faculty, staff and students to help in either of the following ways:
The winter clothing drive runs through Dec. 18. If you have any questions, please contact the Office Community & Government Relations at 508-856-4400 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.