Winter coat giveaway is Friday at St. Patrick’s

Winter coat giveaway is Friday at St. Patrick’s

CUMBERLAND – Anyone in need of a warm winter coat is invited to come to Cumberland’s coat giveaway on Friday, Nov. 24, from 9 to 11 a.m., in the parking lot of St. Patrick’s Church, located at 301 Broad St.

Gently used coats and accessories will be available free of charge. Items were collected in the local community by the Interact/Helping Hands Club of Cumberland High School and Girl Scout Troop 415 of Cumberland.

For more information, call 401-334-9639 or email

Multiple locations statewide will be giving away coats to those in need on the day after Thanksgiving, Nov. 24, with the largest event being held on the Statehouse lawn in Providence, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

For more information on other locations, see the Facebook page Buy Nothing Day Coat Drive - Rhode Island.