Seamen’s Bank Holds Annual Coat Drive to Benefit Mass Appeal

Collecting coats, jackets, ski pants, hats, gloves and boots...
Seamen's Bank collected over 250 winter coat donations last year. (Courtesy photo)

Provincetown, MA - Seamen’s Bank will be collecting new and lightly used coats, jackets, ski pants, hats, gloves and boots at all of their locations. These much-needed items will be donated to Mass Appeal in Wellfleet.

Mass Appeal is a non-profit organization providing free clothing, shoes, bedding, books and toys to residents of the Outer Cape. Executive Director Rebecca Homes said "Mass Appeal is most appreciative of the coat drive conducted on our behalf by Seamen's Bank.  Mass Appeal continues to provide clothing free of charge to the communities of the Outer Cape.  As winter approaches, winter coats are greatly needed and this drive will help fulfill that need."

Seamen’s Bank holds this coat drive annually, last year over 250 coats were donated. “We are happy to partner with Mass Appeal to help them support the families of the Lower and Outer Cape with our Annual Coat Drive.” said President and CEO Lori Meads “Being able to provide something that will give families a little more help this winter is what it means to be part of a community”.

Seamen’s Bank will be accepting items until Saturday, November 30, 2019 at all of their locations. In advance, thank you for donating by November 30th to help make this a warmer winter for everyone. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on