Shelter from the elements is a basic human need along with nourishing food, drinkable water, and a safe place to sleep. For nearly 30 years, One Warm Coat has provided free, warm coats to anyone in need, without discrimination. During that time, over 6.6 million children and adults have received the gift of warmth.Read More →
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The need for warmth this fall and winter will be greater than ever before.Learn About Our Work
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See Our Impact
Last winter, One Warm Coat's incredible Ambassadors held more than 4,000 coat drives across the US. Combined with coat and dollar donations from wonderful donors, more than 500,000 children and adults in need received free, warm coats.Read the Annual Report
The unprecedented health and economic crisis caused by COVID-19 is impacting the lives of millions of people, many who were already struggling to make ends meet. No one can predict the long-term impacts of this pandemic, but one thing we know for certain – the need for coats this fall and winter will be greater…Read More →
The national nonprofit One Warm Coat has appointed Juan Lopez of New York, NY to its Board of Directors.Read More →