Coats for Kids: Nearly 500 Coats Collected - Thank You!
The Rotary Club of Des Moines and Normandy Park, recently completed its Annual Coats for Kids Drive. This year, the Club chose to support Parkside Elementary, in Des Moines. Thanks to the generosity of local residents, businesses and retirement communities we gathered almost 500 new or lightly used coats along with hats, gloves and mittens. Not being satisfied, the Club expanded the drive to include Midway Elementary at the urging of Club member Dixie Small. “We need to hel