Northborough winter gear drive


Northborough – Northborough Helping Hands Association, Inc., (NHHA) will be collecting new and gently used winter coats, snow pants and boots through Monday, Nov. 13, to benefit Northborough families in need.

Collection bins will be located at Lincoln Street School, Marguerite E. Peaslee School, Fannie E. Proctor School, Marion E. Zeh School, Robert E. Melican Middle School, Algonquin Regional High School and St. Bernadette’s School. The Northborough Recreation Department located at Town Hall, 63 Main St., and the Northborough Free Library, 34 Main St., will also have collection bins. Toddler through teen-sized items are needed.

Items will be distributed to families in November and any surplus donations will be shared with other organizations including Friends of Families in Transition.

Additional information on NHHA and the coat drive can be found at, and any questions can be directed to [email protected].