Northborough – The Northborough Helping Hands Association, Inc., (NHAA) is seeking donations of gently used winter coats, snow pants and boots for its seventh annual Winter Gear Drive. Only toddler through teen sizes are being collected at this time. Drop off locations include Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., and Northborough Recreation Department, 63 Main St. Bins will also be placed at all the Northborough elementary public schools and Robert E. Melican Middle School, 145 Lincoln St. Donations will be collected through Monday, Nov. 16.
All collected items will be distributed to local Northborough families in need at the end of November. Surplus items will be shared with other organizations including Families in Transition.