Utica MHA AmeriCorps Team collecting coats

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - The Utica MHA AmeriCorps Team is collecting new and clean reusable coats, boots, hats and gloves for adults and children in need.

Several locations in the community have been named drop-off sites. The coats will go to the residents of Utica Municipal Housing Authority and others who are in need.

The drop-off sites include:

St Mary of Mount Carmel/Blessed Sacrament Church on Catherine Street in Utica

Harley-Davidson Dealership on Commercial drive in Yorkville

Spectrum Laundromats located in the Big Lots Plaza in North Utica and in the Whitestown Shopping Center in Whitesboro

Peter's Cornucopia in the New Hartford Shopping Center

Utica Fire Department Bleecker Street and Sunset Avenue locations

First United Methodist Church at 127 N. Prospect St. in Herkimer

Wendy's Beauty Connection at 100 Morgan St. in Ilion

Additional sites as they become available will be posted at

Donations can be made until Jan. 17. For more information, call (315) 735-5246 or (315) 734-0183.

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