EAST NORRITON, Pa. (CBS) — Gearing up for winter. Children in Montgomery County are getting brand new winter coats.
On Tuesday, the Auto Dealers Caring For Kids Foundation provided more than 42,000 coats to children in need.READ MORE: Pennsauken Police Searching For Hit-And-Run Driver Who Killed Shadid Fauntleroy While Crossing Route 130
Eyewitness News was in East Norriton, Montgomery County.
Representatives from local auto dealerships and charitable organizations picked up boxes of brand-new coats. They will distribute them to children all this month.READ MORE: Upper Darby Mayor Unveils Plan To Resolve Battle Over Control Of Summer Stage
“What makes it really special is that we will be giving away our 516,000th coats over our 14-year period. That’s from 2008. We started with about 18,000 coats,” Auto Dealers Caring For Kids Executive Director Kevin Mazzucola said.
The auto dealers say you can donate $20 to the foundation. It will cover the cost of the coat.MORE NEWS: Man Robs 16-Year-Old Girl At Knifepoint At SEPTA Station, Police Say
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