WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. – Catholic Charities’ Schuyler Outreach will be accepting clean donations of winter outerwear for infants to adults. Blankets are also needed.

Coats, hats, boots, mittens/gloves, snow suits, scarves and blankets should be dropped off the week of October 14-18 from 9 am to 2 pm at Schuyler Outreach (St. Mary’s Center) located at 112 Tenth Street, Watkins Glen, NY.

The Annual Outerwear Giveaway for Schuyler County residents will be held on October 22 from 10 am to 11 am. Schuyler Outreach’s event typically serves an average of 145 families. In 2012, 150 blankets and 250 coats were distributed. Please help us exceed those numbers this year.

There will also be a Mobile Food Truck on site. Participants are asked to bring their own boxes or bags to carry their items. If you are interested in volunteering for the event, please contact Jessie Ketter at 607-535-2815 or via email.

logo_schuyleroutreachSchuyler Outreach is your local provider of emergency services for over 20 years. Schuyler Outreach provides emergency food and financial assistance with rent, utilities & prescriptions. For additional information, please contact Schuyler Outreach at 607-535-2815 or visit their page.