Area children in need of a new or gently worn coat will have the opportunity to pick one out at no cost. The local F.O.P along with members of the Rushville Fire Department will host a “Coats for Kids” event. New and gently worn coats can be dropped off at the RCSD, 131 East First Street; the Rushville Police Department, 270 West 15th Street; and the Rushville Republican office, 126 South Main Street. Coats will be collected until the end of business Oct. 25.
Coats will be given away from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 2 at the F.O.P. building located behind the Rushville Fire Department in the 200 block of East Second Street.
For additional information regarding the local “Coats for Kids” event, contact Rush County deputy Dave Sliger at the RCSD by calling 765-932-2931.