LOCAL 653 HOSTS COAT DRIVE
Teamsters Local 653 hosted its first coat drive for those in need in the Brockton, Massachusetts area.
The local collected more than 150 coats and donated Teamster winter hats. The items were distributed to the Charity Guild and the Brockton Schools.
Local 653 Women’s Committee Co-Chair Nichole Gatling, Vice President Bill Trask, Vice President Ron Dawber and Business Agent Brian Voci coordinated the drive.
“I am truly appreciative of the generosity of my Teamster brothers and sisters that donated these coats,” said Mike Clark, Teamsters Local 653 Secretary-Treasurer. “Teamster members continue to work throughout the pandemic ensuring that goods and services are provided to businesses and consumers, while at the same time joining in to help those in need. I’m proud to represent them.”