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Bring happiness and warmth to children in need with new winter coats.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 to Set World Record as He Runs for Charity

West Chester, PA - At nine years old, Nikolas Toocheck began a philanthropic journey which he calls Running the World for Children. The idea: To run a marathon on each continent raising money to help kids in need and raise awareness for Operation Warm. Nikolas has completed marathons on six continents and by completing his seventh in September, will achieve a new world record.

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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.