Residents can help out needy New Jersey families this winter by donating to the Jersey Cares annual coat drive.
Jersey Cares is a non-profit that works with other non-profits and schools to run and manage charitable endeavors.
Gently used coats can be dropped off at the following locations until Feb. 7:
Bethany United Methodist Church, 491 Alps Road. Coats will be accepted Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information call 973-694-3880.
Wayne Police Athletic League, 1 Pal Drive. Coats will be accepted Monday through Sunday 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. For more information call 973-696-2896.
Jersey Cares hopes to collect 80,000 coats.