Aunt Martha’s & Operation Warm Children’s Coat Drive

Saturday, October 20—Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness and Operation Warm distributed 250 coats to undeserved families in the Joliet, IL area. 

Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness received The Chicago Community Trust Acting Up Grant, which allowed for Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness and Operation warm to team up and distribute new winter coats and flu shots to families in need.

We would like to extend our gratitude to The Chicago Community Trust for the Acting Up Grant and Operation Warm for the great partnership. As well as our team members that took the lead on this project: Maria Chavez, James Caporusso and Franca Liburdi.  

About Operation Warm

Operation Warm is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing new winter coats for children in need across North America for the past 20 years.

About The Chicago Community Trust

The Chicago Community Trust is a community foundation that is dedicated to improving the Chicago area through grants, philanthropy, and civic engagement.

About Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness

Aunt Martha’s Health & Wellness is a Federally Qualified Health center with over 24 locations throughout Illinois, since 1972. Services include physical, behavioral, and dental health care services along with foster care and community wellness programs. Aunt Martha’s is nationally recognized in the top quarter as a leader in care coordination and serves over 70,000 patients and clients annually. Aunt Martha’s has been continuously accredited by the Joint Commission since 1997.