Coats For The Cold

Free Coats, Hats, Gloves, Scarves and Winter Gear for People in Need

Staff Reports

Asheville – On Saturday, November 17 from 12 pm – 3 pm Western Carolina Rescue Ministries (WCRM) will host their annual “Coats for the Cold”. This event will help benefit those in our area who are in need of winter gear such as coats, hats, gloves, scarves, and hand warmers.

Western Carolina Rescue Ministries proudly hosts it’s annual, “Coats for the Cold” event. This is a time where individuals in need are invited to come to WCRM and shop for their very own winter gear! In addition, snacks will be provided. The event takes place at WCRM located at 225 Patton Avenue from 12 pm – 3 pm on Saturday, November 17.

Volunteers and donations of gently used / new coats, hats, gloves and scarves are needed and can be dropped off at WCRM. Please contact Alexa Kincaid, Director of Community Relations to get more information or to become involved.

ABOUT WESTERN CAROLINA RESCUE MINISTRIES: Western Carolina Rescue Mission (WCRM) exists to serve the homeless, poor and addicted populations of Western North Carolina. We meet people in crisis, focus on helping them at the point of their need, invest in their future, and help them until they can move forward. Currently our Rescue services for men, women and children include providing meals, food boxes, overnight shelter, showers and clothing. For more, visit


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