For Immediate Release November 19, 2013
GIANTS TO HOST 18TH ANNUAL COAT DRIVE
Fans Are Encouraged to Donate New or Gently Worn Coats at Giants-Cowboys Game This Sunday
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The New York Giants, FedEx and New York Cares will host their 18th annual Coat Drive this Sunday, when the Giants take on the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium. Fans are encouraged to bring new or gently worn coats to any of the FedEx trucks or volunteers located at each stadium entrance.
All coats collected during the drive will be donated to New York Cares, a non-profit organization that meets pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service. The coats will then be distributed to men, women and children at homeless shelters, community organizations, centers for battered women and agencies serving senior citizens across the metropolitan area.