COATS FOR KIDS will be held on October 16, 2021 at Westgate Mall 

Drop off your gently used winter coats and other winter wear NOW at Crystal Cleaners in Brainerd until October 8. New coats will be accepted until October 13. 

Adult sizes are in demand. Zippers must be in working condition.

We want it all – snow pants, boots, mittens, gloves, scarves and hats!


Other drop-off locations include:

    • Exit Lakes Realty in Baxter
    • Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Baxter
    • American Family Insurance (Trevor Tobin Agency) in Baxter
    • First Lutheran Church in Brainerd
    • Brainerd Family YMCA
    • Crosslake Drug
    • Mount Ski Gull in Nisswa
    • The Pulse – 31287 Brunes St., Pequot Lakes
    • Mid Minnesota Federal Credit Union in Pequot Lakes
    • Cascade Methodist Church in Deerwood (Drop off on Wed. or Fri. between 9 am – 3 pm and Sundays). 

Distribution day:

See you Saturday, October 16, at Westgate Mall in the former Hallmark location from 9:30 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.  Enter through the back near Dunham’s Sports.  ONE coat per person plus other winter wear will be handed out while supplies last.

Coats for Kids has historically been sponsored by Kinship Partners, Hubbard Broadcasting, Crystal Cleaners, 104.3 The Pulse, and the Westgate Mall.  If you would like information on having your business sponsor Coats for Kids OR if you are interested in volunteering, please contact Tracy at 218.454.8014.


Interested in having your business as a drop off location?  Contact us at 218.454.8014.