Coats for Kids campaign launched

The Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) has launched its 16th annual Coats for Kids campaign

The Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) has launched its 16th annual Coats for Kids campaign in support of the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau, a group whose outreach helps to provide a brighter Christmas for families in need.

In addition to the GVHBA office, 29 member companies at 45 locations will serve as drop-off sites from Nov. 21 to Dec. 9.

Last year, Lower Mainland residents donated more than 3,000 coats, scarves, gloves, blankets and new unwrapped toys and gifts.

Drop-off location are as follows:

• M and J Woodcrafts Ltd. –  1-7338 Progress Way, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Taymor Industries Ltd.  – 1655 Derwent Way, Annacis Island, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

• BC Classifieds – 102-5460 152 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Dick’s Lumber – 12433 80 Ave., Monday to Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• GVHBA – 1003-7495 132 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

• Lakewood Management Ltd. – 201-7795 128 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

• MPB Construction Ltd. – 62-15515 24 Ave., Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

• Pacific Home Warranty Insurance Services Inc. – 311-5460 152 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

• Peace Arch News – 200-2411 160 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Surrey-North Delta Leader – 200-5450 152 St., Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

• Steels Industrial Products Ltd. – 15055 54A Ave., Monday to Friday, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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