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Coat Drive Heroes

These caring people have supported the Coat Drive this year. Have you donated a coat yet?

Mayor Michael Bloomberg helping us distribute during the 2012 Coat Drive kick off.

Mr. Met is a Coat Drive hero, because he's been helping us collect coats for 7 years.

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly helps distribute coats at The Bowery Mission.

MyFoxNY weatherperson not only spread the word about the drive, but donated two coats herself.

The Naked Cowboy put some more clothes on, just to take them off again to donate them.

Andre Brown is a hero for waking up super early to collect coats in Penn Station.

Daniel Murphy and Zach Wheeler became heroes by collecting coats at Citi Field.