The goal of the drive is to distribute more than 60,000 new and gently used coats to people throughout the region without warm winter wear.
According to the Jersey Cares website, coats are being accepted now through Feb. 7, 2014. There are two public drop-off sites in the Woodbridge area.
- Children's Lighthouse, 616 Main St., Woodbridge, will accept coats from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call (732) 218-8981.
- The Salvation Army - Perth Amboy Corps, 433 State St., Perth Amboy, will accept coats from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call (732) 826-7040.