MLK Day 2013: Coat and Blanket Drive Locations

In celebration of Martin Luther King National Service Day, the Volunteer Center’s Americorps team is organizing a coat and toiletries drive during the week of January 14th.

Help the team kick-off MLK day by donating your new or gently used coats, scarves, blankets and new toiletries to one of the participating locations below now through Sunday, January 20th.

All proceeds benefit the participants of Santa Cruz Community Counseling Center, Community Connection, and the Friends Outside.

Accepted Items Include: Coats, Blankets, Socks, Scarves, Gloves, Toiletries

Drop-Off Locations and Hours

Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz

Address: 1740 17th Ave Suite 2
Hours: Monday 14th -Friday 18th, 10 AM- 4PM

Staff of Life
Address: 1266 Soquel Ave- Santa Cruz
Hours:  Monday 14-Saturday 19, 8AM-9PM, & Sunday 20th 9am-9pm

New Leaf- Westside
Address: 1101 Fair Ave Santa Cruz
Hours: Mon. 14th-Sunday 20th, 8AM-10PM

Live Oak Library

Address: 2380 Portola Drive- Santa Cruz

Hours: Mon. 14th-Thurs. 17th 11am-7pm

Downtown Library
Address: 224 Church Street-
Santa Cruz
Hours: Mon. 14th-Thurs. 10 AM – 7 PM, & Fri 18th-Sunday 20th, 10am-5pm

Scotts Valley Library
Address: 251 Kings Village Road-
Scotts Valley
Hours: Monday 14th-Thursday 17th, 11am-7pm, & Fri. 18th-Sat. 19th 11am-5pm

UCSC Student Volunteer Center

Address: Hahn Building 245, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Hours: Monday, January 14th-Friday, Jan 18th, 9am-5pm

Want to donate your time? Volunteers are needed to help our team make signs for donation bins, pass out flyers, pick-up donations and help sort coats/blankets on MLK Day, Monday, January 21st.

To sign-up, contact Emily Farver at, 831.427.5078

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