Police Helping Vets…Coats 4 Vets Convoy Tomorrow
Police Departments from all over Massachusetts will take part in a special convoy tomorrow to support Vets with the Coats4Vets initiative by the Massachusetts Military Support Foundation.
The convoy will travel to Gillette Stadium to pick up 4,000 “Coats4Vets Buckets” that will be distributed to local communities. The buckets will include coats, masks, hand sanitizer and snacks for veterans in need according to a post to the Mass State Police Facebook page.
Along with the Mass State Police, the Mass Police Association, the Patriots Foundation, Ocean State Job Lot and Home Depot are among this year’s sponsors and donors.
The official post by the Mass State Police is below...
As part of our ongoing support for veterans, local police departments from the Commonwealth’s 351 cities and towns, state police barracks and sheriff’s departments will participate in a special convoy tomorrow, Tuesday, December 8, 2020. They will travel to Gillette Stadium to pick up 4,000 “Coats4Vets Buckets” for distribution in their local communities. These buckets will provide for the veterans’ material needs as well as create opportunities for law enforcement to connect and thank them for their service.
Coats4Vets, an annual initiative of the Massachusetts Military Support Foundation (MMSF), keeps our veterans safe in the unforgiving winter weather. This year, in light of the pandemic, the buckets will include coats, masks, hand sanitizer and snacks. This year, sponsors and donors include Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association, New England Patriots Foundation, Ocean State Job Lot, and Home Depot.
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