Now collecting: Coats for Kids 2012

It's the 24th year for Coats for Kids! KSLA News 12, Porter's Fine Dry Cleaners, and Goodwill Industries join forces once again to collect, clean, and distribute coats this winter season. These coats will be distributed to Ark-La-Tex families who needed a little extra warmth this winter.

You can drop off your new or gently used coats to KSLA News 12 at 1812 Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport or at any Porter's Fine Dry Cleaners location, now through January 4, 2013:

Bert Kouns/Youree Drive
9361 Mansfield Road
8401 Line Avenue
6021 West 70th
276 Southfield Road
707 Professional Drive South

Bossier City
512 Benton Road
2237 Airline Drive

Only coats will be accepted for this program. All other items collected will be donated to Goodwill Industries.

Coats will be distributed on January 5, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the following locations:

Goodwill Industries
6020 Linwood Ave., Shreveport

Porter's Cleaners
512 Benton Rd., Bossier City

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