CALIFORNIA NEWS RELEASEBACK
September 4, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Cynthia Messina, (702) 365-2044
SOUTHWEST GAS SPONSORS
15th ANNUAL WINTER COAT DRIVE
SHARE THE WARMTH - DONATE A COAT
Victorville, Calif. - Southwest Gas invites the community to share the warmth by donating new and gently used coats to its 15th annual Winter Coat Drive being held now through Wednesday, Oct. 23.
"Our annual Winter Coat Drive is a great example of how our community comes together to help our neighbors in need," said Vicki Durand, lead customer specialist, Southwest Gas. "It demonstrates how our company’s Blue - Building Lives Up Everywhere employee volunteer team and retirees join forces with local elementary schools and area businesses to make a difference. What better way to help those in need than to make sure they’re warm during the cold weather," Durand added.
To be part of this neighbor-helping-neighbor event, simply drop-off new and/or clean, gently used coats for men, women and children by Oct. 23 at one of the following convenient locations during regular business hours:
- Southwest Gas, 13471 Mariposa Rd., Victorville
- Alaska Federal Credit Union, All Victor Valley Branches
- CEMEX, 16888 E. St., Victorville
- Desert Community Bank, All Victor Valley Branches
- El Dorado Broadcasting, 12370 Hesperia Rd. #16, Victorville
- GE, 18000 Phantom W. Dr., Victorville
- Town of Apple Valley - Town Hall, 14955 Dale Evans Pkwy., Apple Valley
- Apple Valley Physical Therapy, 18095 Hwy 18 Suite C, Apple Valley
- City of Hesperia, 9700 Seventh Ave., Hesperia
Southwest Gas will distribute the coats free of charge to the community on Saturday, Nov. 16, 8am-10am, Southwest Gas Auditorium, 13471 Mariposa Road, Victorville.
Southwest Gas serves nearly 1.9 million natural gas customers in Arizona, California and Nevada.
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