St. Catherine to hold hat, coat & sweater drive this weekend

TRUMBULL—The Social Justice and Charitable Outreach committee at St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Trumbull will be hosting a hat, coat and sweater drive this weekend.

There are five ways to donate:

  1. Contact-free drive through: Sat., Oct 17, from 9 am-12 noon, & Sun., Oct 18, from 11 am-12 noon at the McClinch Family Center
  2. At All Masses: Oct 17 & 18
  3. At St. Catherine of Siena School: Fri., Oct 16 AM drop off & PM pick up at the McClinch Family Center
  4. Religious Education classes: Tue., Oct 13, Wed., Oct 14 & Sun., Oct 18 during Rel Ed Classes at the McClinch Family Center
  5. Financial contributions are also welcome!

Please join the parish in supporting their annual hat, coat and sweater drive that will provide warmth and clothing for families in need at Blessed Sacrament Church and Thomas Merton House in Bridgeport. The group are collecting hats, winter coats, sweaters, gloves and scarves for men, women and children. They request that all items be in new or good condition (please, no rips, stains or soiled items), in order to respect the dignity of those individuals who will be receiving gifts. All donations are appreciated! Please, no summer clothing. Thank you in advance for your generosity!

(For more information contact Salvatore Spadaccino, Coordinator for Social Justice and Charitable Outreach at