CHESTER, Vt. – Please help support the 9th Annual Chester Area Coat and Blanket Drive by donating clean usable coats, blankets, boots, snow pants, and other warm clothing by November 1. There are several locations accepting donations throughout Chester and Andover including Chester Town Hall, Chester Congregational Church, and Whiting Library. If you would like to help with the event, volunteers are needed to gather and sort the donations as well to provide soups and breads to be served at each distribution event.
If you or someone you know is in need of blankets and/or warm clothing for children and adults, please come to the distributions on Saturdays, November 5 and 12, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Buckley Center Parish Hall at St. Joseph’s Church at the corner of Routes 11 and 103. Items will be free for the taking and free soup and breads will also be served.
Please call Edie Brown at 875-3889 for more details or to volunteer.