The Ulster County Corrections Officers Benevolent Association (COBA) is having its annual coat drive through November 22.
Each year coats are collected, cleaned at no charge and distributed throughout Ulster County to people in need of warm coats for the winter.
Those wishing to help can drop off a used coat in good condition at Flanagan's Cleaners, 211 Main Street, Saugerties or American Cleaners, 734 Ulster Avenue, Town of Ulster. When dropping off a coat, tell the cleaners it is for the coat drive. The cleaners are donating their services free of charge.
Anyone in need of a coat or need a coat to be picked up should call Mary "Chiz" Chisholm at (914) 399-0431.
For more informatin call Officer Brian J. Hines at the Ulster County Jail at (845) 340-3644.