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KOAT’s ’KOATS For Kids’ Donation Drive

Topic: Children’s Issues
Posted on 10/15/2021

KOAT-TV, Hearst’s ABC affiliate in Albuquerque, is helping collect coats for children during its annual KOATs for Kids coat drive. The coldest temperature recorded in Albuquerque was minus 50 degrees in 1951. The coat donations are delivered directly to children in school districts and community centers.

KOAT has collected coats for more than 30 years, supporting the physical, emotional and social needs of children. This year marks a shift for the drive, starting earlier to expedite getting coats to children before the bitter cold sets in across northern New Mexico.

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