Thimble Club to host coat drive

The Anza Thimble Club is collecting coats, jackets and more to distribute to those in need Thursday, Nov. 4. Anza Valley Outlook/Diane Sieker photo
The Anza Thimble Club has announced a coat collection event to provide needy area residents with warm clothing for the coming winter months.Coats, vests, hats, gloves, scarves, sweaters and new socks will be accepted. Clothing collection will continue until Thursday, Nov. 4.Collection sites include the Anza Electric Cooperative, 58470 Hwy. 371; The Marketplace Cooperative, 56840 Hwy. 371 and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1873, 59011 Bailey Road in Anza.The donated clothing will be dispersed free of charge at Minor Park in Anza, Thursday, Nov. 4, from 9 until 11 a.m.“The overwhelming response from our community to help our members in need is heartwarming and necessary. The success of this venture would not have been possible without the help of so many,” AEC member s
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