Batavia Mother’s Club Foundation annual coat and clothing drive

By on September 8, 2009

BATAVIA—The Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation’s annual coat and clothing drive, benefiting area families in need, will be held Sept. 14 through 23 at locations throughout Batavia.

Donations of clean, used winter coats, hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, sweaters, boots, pants, shirts, socks and shoes in good condition are needed in all sizes, from infant to adult. These items can be dropped off at any of the following Batavia locations: Batavia Elementary Schools, the Batavia Public Library, Curves on Wilson, and Foltos Tonsorial Parlor on Main Street.

All items are distributed to Fox Valley area charities and shelters.

For more information, call Michelle Brandseth at (630) 682-4831.

The Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation is a nonprofit organization founded in 1934, dedicated to improving the quality of life for children in the Fox Valley area. Each year, the club donates more than $25,000 to local charities, including the Batavia Clothes Closet and the Batavia Interfaith Food Pantry, whose activities support this mission.

The Batavia Mothers’ Club Foundation is open to all mothers in the area who are interested in local philanthropic, service-oriented and community activities.

Visit www.bataviamothersclub.org for more information.