Congratulations and many thanks to Arlington Heights Firefighters Association IAFF Local 3105 for their efforts on another successful coat drive — and the most successful actually.
The firefighters association would like to thank all those who donated 202 coats this year — surpassing the firefighters coat drive total from 2011 and 2012. For 2011, 2012, and 2013 IAFF 3105 has collected a total of 577 coats.
All coats have been distributed or will be distributed to local students in Arlington Heights School District 25 and less fortunate residents of Arlington Heights.
A special thanks to the crew of Arlington Heights Fire Station 3 — the Pride of the South Side for helping to inventory coats.
The following individuals were instrumental in t in making this year’s coat drive a success:
The coats were delivered today Westgate School, where school counselors will distribute them across District 25 to students and families prior to Christmas Break.
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