Kevin Love Announces Fourth Annual Coat Drive
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love today announced that he has once again partnered with Comcast and The Salvation Army to host a coat drive to help those in need this winter.
The Kevin Love Coat Drive will tip off today (Jan. 23), when the Wolves host the Houston Rockets at Target Center. Love is inviting all fans to bring new coats to any of eight metro-area drop-off locations, including the Target Center Box Office and Comcast service centers, starting today and ending on Feb. 17, with all donations supporting The Salvation Army.
"We've had a mild start to the winter, but it's starting to get pretty cold in Minnesota and many people are in need of new winter coats," Love said. "I want to help out again this year, and with the support of The Salvation Army, Comcast and Wolves fans, we can make a difference this winter for those in need."
As a thank you to those who donate, Love has purchased tickets to the Timberwolves' Feb. 22 game vs. the Utah Jazz. Fans will receive a pair of tickets to this game for each new coat they donate (limit four tickets per family while supplies last).
For more information on the Kevin Love Coat Drive, contact Timberwolves Community Relations Manager Sarah Haugen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Love and The Salvation Army will be accepting new coat donations at the following locations through Feb. 17:
Target Center Box Office (600 First Ave N.)
Comcast - Brooklyn Park (8401 West Broadway Ave.)
Comcast - Inver Grove Heights (5300 South Robert Trail)
Comcast - Little Canada (2800 Rice Street, Suite 159)
Comcast - Minneapolis (801 Plymouth Avenue N.)
Comcast - Minnetonka (14404 Excelsior Blvd.)
Comcast - Richfield (6505 Nicollet Ave. S.)
Comcast - St. Paul (10 River Park Plaza)
For more news and notes on the team follow the Minnesota Timberwolves and Mark Remme on Twitter.