Warm winter outerwear will also be collected at the following businesses:
Alexandria locations: Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union, Alexandria Community & Technical College, American National Bank, Bell State Bank & Trust, Bremer Bank, Curves, Douglas County Public Health, First Lutheran Church, Gate City Bank, Glenwood State Bank, Grand Arbor, Knute Nelson, Legal Services of NW MN, US Bank, Viking Savings Bank
Glenwood locations: Curves, Eagle Bank, Glenwood State Bank, Shopko, Tom’s Food Pride, United Parish Church
Forada location: Hometown Community Bank
Starbuck locations: Tom’s Food Pride
Distribution of winter outerwear will be ongoing throughout the year; there will not be one specific distribution date. Instead, anyone seeking a coat or winter gear is invited to stop into United Way anytime between 8 and 4, Monday-Friday to browse for the outerwear to best suit them for their winter needs. All items are offered free of charge. The United Way office is located in downtown Alexandria at 503 Hawthorne Street.
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Our goal is to create long lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. We invite you to be part of the change. Together we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.
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