Stop the Shiver.

Community Action Coalition has distributed winter coats for 36 years. Now, we are introducing Winter Glow- a community event designed to serve all of South Central Wisconsin’s low-income community with winter coats, vaccinations, and other essential services.

You can help.

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Businesses and organizations

If your organization wants to collect coats or sponsor Winter Glow, please contact:

Oliver Soler
Community Engagement Coordinator
(608) 279-0821

Donate a Coat

We need kids sized coats. New or gently used coats are accepted.
Email about donating snow-pants, hats, or mittens.

Our Collection Locations are below.

Dane County

Klinke Cleaners, all Dane County locations

CycleBar, Hilldale Mall and East Washington Ave, Madison

Morgan’s Stride Rite, Hilldale Mall, Madison


Integrity Residential Services,

6200 Gisholt Dr, Madison


Jefferson County

Lake Mills Cleaners, Lake Mills

Premier Bank, Fort Atkinson

Anthony’s 5-11, Watertown

Biggs Bar and Grill, Watertown

Waukesha County

Winter Glow is distributing coats at the Waukesha County Technical College on November 13th

Email if your business would like to be a coat collection location.


Interested in volunteering? Below are the times Winter Glow is open to the public. Each day is split into two shifts of 10 volunteers. Click on the button below to view the exact shift times and sign up to volunteer. Email Oliver Soler at for information about group sign-up.

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Location Address Date Open Closed
Monona Terrace 1 John Nolen Dr, Madison Saturday, October 30 12:00 PM 7:00 PM
Monona Terrace 1 John Nolen Dr, Madison Sunday, October 31 12:00 PM 6:00 PM
Goodman Community Center 214 Waubesa St, Madison Saturday, November 6 1:00 PM 7:00 PM
Immanuel Lutheran Church 209 N 9th St, Watertown Friday, November 12 1:00 PM 7:00 PM
Waukesha County Technical College 800 Main St, Pewaukee Saturday, November 13 1:00 PM 7:00 PM
Country Inn 1650 Doris Dr, Fort Atkinson Sunday, November 14 1:00 PM 7:00 PM

Have Questions?

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Oliver Soler Community Engagement Coordinator (608) 279-0821

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Thank you to our Community Partners!