UConn to collect winter clothes on Saturday
UConn will be collecting winter coats, hats, mittens and other winter gear at Saturday's football game against Temple. Here is the official release from UConn
The University of Connecticut Student-Athlete Advisory Committee will conduct a "Winter Wear Drive" this year at the UConn vs. Temple game on Saturday, October 13 at Rentschler Field, which begins at 1 p.m. The “Winter Wear Drive” has become an annual tradition of the SAAC at a UConn home football game.
Patrons are asked to bring gently-used coats, hats, scarves, mittens, gloves, etc. to the game and they will be collected as they enter the stadium.
The items will be donated to the Cornerstone Foundation in Rockville, Conn.; the Windham Area Interfaith Ministries of Willimantic, Conn., and the Salvation Army of Willimantic, Conn.