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Please help us provide UNICEF with new winter coats for Syrian refugee children so they are warm and secure next winter. Donate Now


All across America and in every community there are families struggling to meet their basic needs.  By donating money for NEW winter coats, you can help relieve the burden of poverty and bring the gift of warmth to children in need.  To date, Operation Warm has given new winter coats to over 1.4 MILLION children throughout America.  We invite you to become our partner, a hero in your community, and help us ensure that all children feel warm, healthy and valued.

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Operation Warm & UNICEF Bringing Warmth to Syrian Refugee Children

Operation Warm and UNICEF are working together, and on a very short timeline, to raise the money required to ship thousands of warm winter coats to Syrian refugee camps where children struggle to survive. Over 5.5. million children have had their lives turned upside down and well over 1 million now live in refugee camps. We are asking for your support in providing warm winter coats in time for this winter.

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11 Year Old Marathoner Running for Operation Warm in Africa

At only nine years old, the now-eleven-year-old Nikolas Toocheck set his sights on running 7 marathons, one on every continent. And he’s running for good; to raise money and awareness for impoverished children in the U.S.A. Trekking now to Africa for his 5th of 7 marathons, Nikolas is as enthusiastic as ever for his next adventure. It is all part of his campaign called, “Running the World for Children.”

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Elyria Ohio Firefighters Local 474 Giving the Gift of Warmth

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Providing the gift of warmth to children in each community they protect, Firefighters have become the heroes on the front lines of Operation Warm’s mission. The firefighters of IAFF Local 474 learned first hand life's lesson that the more you give the more you get.