Wednesday, December 25, 2013
By Stephen Nessen : Reporter, WNYC News
Dozens of people lined up on a cold Christmas morning outside the New York City Rescue Mission in Chinatown hoping to find a donated coat that might fit and protect against the winter weather.
Monday, January 10, 2011
By Annmarie Fertoli : Associate Producer at WNYC
The volunteer group New York Cares has decided to extend its annual winter coat drive for another week, due to last month's blizzard. Executive Director Gary Bagley said the blizzard presented a challenge for the group, which is trying to collect at least 70,000 coats for those in need.