By: Kelli Whitman (Town Square Media Intern)

Bassett Healthcare will be holding its 17th annual Coats For Kids until November 1st. All donations of gently used and new coats in children’s sizes are welcome. Coats For Kids is a program participated in nationwide to insure that children that do not have coats for the harsh winter months, will receive one at no cost to their families. The local collection sites are:

  • Bassett Medical Center Cooperstown
  • Foxcare Pediatrics
  • Bassett Healthcare Center at 125 Main Street, Oneonta
  • Bassett Oneonta Surgical Services on River Street, Oneonta
  • All First Choice Cleaners locations
  • Both Country Stores in Oneonta

Donated coats will be distributed on November 4th 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 125 Main Street, Oneonta.  Families in need can come, no questions asked, and pick out what they need.