.

Help Your Neighbors in Need Stay Warm this Winter!

Bridgeport Rescue Mission is collecting coats, hats, gloves scarves and boots for the homeless and working poor in the lead up to Thanksgiving. Click here for details...

Bridgeport Rescue Mission urgently needs 15,000 coats to distribute to the homeless and working poor during our Thanksgiving Dinner Pantry Box and Coat Distribution Program the week leading up to Thanksgiving and throughout the winter months.  Here's how you can help ...

  • Hold a drive in your church, organization or school for new or gently used coats for men women and children of all ages and sizes.  Or simply collect those you no longer use from your own closets.  (Hats, gloves, scarves and boots are needed too.)
  • Deliver your winter-wear contributions to our Donation Center, 1069 Connecticut Ave, Unit 2-B , in Bridgeport. The donation center is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  but we will accept coats any time.  It would be most helpful to receive coats by November 12th in order for us to prepare for our distribution activities.
  • If you need more information, contact Jennifer Christie-Jump at 203-333-4087, ext. 116.


Thank you for helping our neighbors in need stay warm this winter. Your kind generosity will warm their hearts, too!
Bridgeport Rescue Mission 
1088 Fairfield Avenue
Bridgeport, CT  06605

 

This post is contributed by a community member. The views expressed in this blog are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Patch Media Corporation. Everyone is welcome to submit a post to Patch. If you'd like to post a blog, go here to get started.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »