Help Streator residents keep warm by donating to Rotary Club’s coat, blanket drive

Club will be accepting donations until Oct. 23, then will distribute coats Oct. 26-27

The Streator Rotary Club’s 33rd annual coat and blanket drive kicked off Sept. 18.

The main drop-off and donation area is at The Salvation Army, 126 S. Bloomington St. Additional donation boxes are available at the YMCA, 710 Oakley Ave.; Kroger, 2399 N. Bloomington St.; SOCU, 120 E. Northpoint Drive; OSF Center for Health, 111 Spring St., and Central Church of Christ, 2001 E. Main St.

There is always a need for children’s coats, but all sized coats and blankets in good condition will be accepted. Donations will be accepted through Monday, Oct. 23. The coats will be distributed from The Salvation Army from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 26, and Friday, Oct. 27.

For more information, call Judy Booze of The Salvation Army at 815-672-2746.