Take 5 to Care and help Kansas City families stay warm this winter.
We thank you for your donations of gently used coats and blankets that were delivered to KCTV5 News through 7 p.m. Thursday.
We also thank all of those who called in to make a donation. Those who made a donation over $25 got a chance to win one of two great prizes.
Volunteers are answering your calls at 913-236-HEAT (4328).
The station, located at 4500 Shawnee Mission Parkway, has a pod in the parking lot courtesy of Fry Wanger.
The drive helps provide low-income residents with coats during the winter months.
KCTV5's annual Project Warmth special will be televised Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. on KCTV5. The phone lines will be open from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m.
There is also a raffle to benefit Project Warmth. Last year's telethon raised more than $80,000.
For a $25 donation, you are entered to win a $1,000 gift card to Price Chopper. For a $50 donation, you are also entered to win a brand new furnace from AB May.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to legal residents of KS & MO, 18 years and older. Begins: 11/18/13 at 9 a.m. C.T. Ends: 12/12/13 at 7 p.m. C.T. Subject to Official Rules. Void where prohibited. Sponsor: KCTV.
Money raised goes straight to Project Warmth and helps Kansas City families in need.
Winners will be announced on KCTV5 News at 10 p.m. on Dec. 12.
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