November 15, 2019
Coats 4 Kids
First day distribution of over 5,000 free coats outpaces donations
Photo: A before and after, from left to right, at the Knights of Columbus in Kenmore. On the day of the first distribution, many of the coat donations were completely wiped out.
Kenmore, NY November...
October 23, 2019
THE BILLS’ OFFICIAL DRY CLEANER & TAILOR TO COLLECT COATS, ACCESSORIES ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26 FROM 10 a.m.-1 p.m. AT NEW ERA FIELD
Starting defensive tackle Ed Oliver, the Buffalo Bills first round pick in this year’s National Football League draft, will host the Colvi...
October 16, 2019
On Tuesday, October 15th, the first LIVE DRIVE of the Coats 4 Kids season opened up at 5am at Russell's Steaks, Chops and More, ending at Market in the Square at 7pm in the evening.
Here are some highlights from throughout the day as we collected thousands of coats, ha...
October 11, 2019
News 4 is partnering with Colvin Cleaners once again for this year’s Coats 4 Kids live drive, set for Tuesday, October 15.
You can drop off new or gently used coats at Russell’s Steak Chops and More in Williamsville or Market in the Square in West Seneca.
Coats for kids...
November 10, 2017
We asked ourselves this question the other day.
"How long could we stand out in the cold weather without the proper winter garments?"
For many families in WNY, this is reality. Without the ability to afford proper cold weather gear, children and adults suffer symptoms o...
November 3, 2017
It's Coats 4 Kids season, and we NEED your help!
We are looking for donations of any gently-used winter garments to help kids and families in need, who could not otherwise afford them, stay warm this winter.
We want to give away thousands of coats this year to make sure...
November 1, 2017
Coats 4 Kids goes beyond just collecting and distributing coats, scarves, hats and gloves. Programs like Coats 4 Kids are the product of a giving spirit -- a desire to make the community that you live and work in, a better place.
Get a look at a behind the scenes of Coa...
October 30, 2017
SNOW IS IN THE FORECAST WNY!
Read our article in Buffalo Rising here.
We're sorry to even mention snow and see the nice weather go away, but that means the COLD is just around the corner. Please consider donating your gently-used winter garments to Coats 4 Kids!
October 27, 2017
This year we have many coat drives going on at local WNY High Schools to help with collection for Coats 4 Kids!
Yesterday, Chris Billoni from Colvin Cleaners worked with high school students at Canisius High School to pick up the hundreds of coats and winter garments th...
October 25, 2017
Thank you for the article Ken-Ton Bee Newspaper! We appreciate your support and we need winter garment donations more than ever.
Read the whole article here.
Here is a quote from Paul Billoni, Owner and President of Colvin Cleaners. The photo is of him helping a young ch...
Please Donate to Coats 4 Kids! Our First Distribution is 1 Week Away!
Behind the Scenes of Coats 4 Kids with News 4 WIVB
How Long Can You Stand Out in the Cold Until You Freeze?
Unprecedented Demand Leaves Coat Drive in Need
WITH GREAT NEED FOR KIDS COATS & ACCESSORIES, COLVIN CLEANERS TO HOLD 1st “COATS 4 KIDS" COLLECTION DRIVE WITH ED OLIVER OF THE BILLS
Collecting Thousands of Coats to Give the Gift of Warmth with Coats 4 Kids 2019 Program
Coats 4 Kids LIVE DRIVE 2019
With SNOW in the Forecast, We Need Coats NOW!
Colvin Cleaners Gets Help with Coats 4 Kids from Canisius High School
The KenTon Bee Publishes Story on Coats 4 Kids!
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