More than 2,000 clothing items donated during Project Bundle Up Friday

Published: Oct. 7, 2021 at 11:26 AM CDT
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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - More than 2,000 clothing items were donated to the Salvation Army during KWQC-TV6′s Project Bundle Up Friday.

According to organizers, 1,737 winter gear items and 324 coats were donated. Cash donations totaled $1,743.25 .

The annual event helps provide clothing to children in need throughout the Quad Cities area.

If you could not participate during Friday’s event, new coats and other winter gear will be accepted at the Salvation Army Family Services and Corps, 100 Kirkwood Blvd., Davenport, or at the Heritage Temple Corps, 2200 5th Avenue, Moline, during office hours.

Donation items needed for children from infant to early teens include:

  • Winter coats
  • Hats
  • Gloves
  • Scarves
  • Boots
  • Cash donations, which will enable The Salvation Army to shop for what is needed

Families needing children’s coats may apply by phone at 563-324-4808 in Scott County or 309-764-2811 in Rock Island County.

Last year’s drive brought in more than 1,500 clothing items and more than $5,000 in donations.

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