Firefighters donate over 100 coats to elementary school students

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JACKSON, Mich. (WLNS) – Firefighters delivered a warm surprise to elementary school students.

The firefighters raised $3,500 to buy 180 coats to distribute to three Jackson area schools.

Firefighters met with students at Frost/Cascades Elementary and helped them try on their new coats.

Principal Martin DuBois says staff at the school identified which students could benefit from receiving a coat.

This is the first year Jackson area firefighters raised funds for coats.

They’re also delivering coats to Townsend Elementary School and Vandercook Lake High School.

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