Coat Drive to help those in need

From left, Reverend Maribel Calvo and Reverend Sherry Brady hold up donated jackets for a previous year's coat drive. - Gila Valley Central Photo

SAFFORD — The Gila Valley Ministerial Association is conducting its annual coat drive.

Area churches collect new and gently used coats for distribution to children and adults in need.

Coats may be dropped off at First United Methodist Church, 1020 S. 10th Ave. in Safford, now through Nov. 12.

The coats will be distributed Nov. 12, from 5-8 p.m., on the patio area of First United Methodist Church.