ARLINGTON, MA – Arlington-based Armstrong Ambulance is collecting donations for those in need this holiday season through its Winter Warmth Drive. From now until Dec. 20, the company will collect new and gently used items to help the homeless stay warm this winter.
The items most needed are coats and jackets, boots, gloves, hats, scarves, socks, sweatpants and jeans. "The winter months can be extremely challenging for homeless families, so we want do do what we can to support them and help them stay warm," Armstrong CEO Richard Raymond said in a statement. "I hope that the residents in the communities we serve will once again join us in helping those in need."