Donate Clothes Before Utah’s Winter Weather, Get Free Cheeseburger
OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) – As the weather cools in Utah, many adults and children will need warm clothing to survive the coming winter months.
If you’d like to help out, the ninth annual Warm Bodies, Warm Souls Clothing Drive will be held until November 12th. The clothing drive is sponsored by the Bank of Utah, Arctic Circle and Red Hanger.
To thank people for their generosity, Arctic Circle will be offering coupons for a free double cheeseburger, Red Hanger is offering customers a certificate for free shirt cleaning at a local dry cleaner, and the Bank of Utah will be offering a choice of one of the aforementioned coupons. .
Donations will benefit 13 charities across the state of Utah. Participants can donate new or slightly used coats, scarves, hats, gloves, blankets, underwear and socks. All sizes are accepted.
Donations can be dropped off at any Bank of Utah location, at restaurants in the Arctic Circle (from Tremonton to Spanish Fork), and at Red Hanger locations along the Wasatch Front.
âThe warm clothing drive becomes more and more important every year as charities in every community seek to serve more people in need,â said Joe Evans, vice president of marketing and advertising at Arctic Circle. Restaurants. âWe are proud to offer more drop-off points at our restaurants and look forward to seeing familiar friends and new faces come to all of our locations to donate. “
If you would like to donate money instead, you can donate online through the Bank of Utah’s New Fund by visiting bankofutah.com/clothing-drive.
âMany people we know in our own families, communities and neighborhoods have been affected by the continuing pandemic and we hope to make a difference in their lives as the weather changes and new needs arise,â said Douglas L. DeFries, President of Bank of Utah. “We hope that by having an additional source to donate to through the online fund, everyone can find the best way to give this year as we come together to help our neighbors.”
Donations will be distributed to the following charities:
- Cache Community Pantry – Logan
- Tremonton Community Pantry – Tremonton
- The Family Support Center – Brigham City
- Catholic Community Services (Joyce Hansen Hall Food Bank) – Ogden
- The House of Lanterns – Ogden
- Bountiful community pantry – Bountiful
- Crossroads Urban Center – Salt Lake City
- Geraldine E. King Women’s Resource Center – Salt Lake City
- The Road Home Family Shelter – Midvale
- Heber Valley Central Scene – Heber
- Community Action Services and Food Bank – Provo
- Centraide – Prices
- Hope Pregnancy Care Center – St. George