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Channel 3 partners with Best Cleaners to collect more than 800 coats

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Coats were collected at Channel 3 studios in Rocky Hill. (WFSB photo) Coats were collected at Channel 3 studios in Rocky Hill. (WFSB photo)
ROCKY HILL, CT (WFSB) -

Eyewitness News collected more than 800 coats during its coat drive at their Rocky Hill studios this week.

With the winter season fast approaching, Eyewitness News held a drive for the Coats for Connecticut campaign on Tuesday. 

See photos from the drive here.

Viewers were able to drop by the station at 333 Capital Blvd. to donate a new or gently-used coat and chat with some Eyewitness News employees. The drive was part of the Coats for Connecticut campaign put on by Best Cleaners.

It began in November and runs through Jan. 11, 2017. Hundreds of coats have already been brought to and distributed by Best Cleaners.

The following locations continue to accept coat donations:

  • Best Cleaners, at 138 Mill St. in Berlin, 
  • Best Cleaners, 100 North St. in Bristol, 
  • Best Cleaners, 1 Lovely St. in Canton,
  • Best Cleaners, 1684 Farmington Ave. in Farmington,
  • Best Cleaners, 2759 Main St. in Glastonbury,
  • Best Cleaners, 522 South Main St. in Middletown,
  • Best Cleaners, 1088 Newfield St. in Middletown,
  • Best Cleaners, 94 Washington Ave. in North Haven,
  • Best Cleaners, 69 East St. in Plainville,  
  • Best Cleaners, 2349 Main St. in Rocky Hill,  
  • Best Cleaners, 292 Poqounock Ave. in Windsor.

Those looking to make a donation can also email info@coatsforct.org or call 1-888-950-BEST for more information.

For more information on the drive itself, head to the campaign's website here.

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