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Kiwanis Club’s annual blanket, coat drive begins Nov. 18

Pictured (from left) are Kiwanis members Mark Weinhold, Diane Stilson, Lance Davenport and George Van Dee.
Pictured (from left) are Kiwanis members Mark Weinhold, Diane Stilson, Lance Davenport and George Van Dee.

The Tri-County Kiwanis Club will begin its seventh annual blanket and coat drive Saturday, Nov. 18. The drive will continue through Dec. 31.

Bring any new or gently used coats, blankets, hats, scarves, gloves or mittens to be donated to those in need this winter season to one of several drop-off locations.

Drop-off locations include First National Bank in Sandwich, Midland Bank locations in Sandwich and Plano, Heartland Bank locations in Sandwich and Plano, Art’s Food Market, Country Financial – Kathy Martin’s office in Sandwich, Dr. Mark Weinhold’s dental office in Sandwich, Rural King in Plano, and RKA Gun Gallery in Plano.

The club serves the Plano, Sandwich and Somonauk communities.

The club is open to anyone who would like to help to improve their community. It meets the first and third Thursday of each month. For information, call George Van Dee at 815-483-3174.

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