Community Winter OuterWear

Winter coats and winter accessories are still being accepted to help families in need.

Please take all winter coat and winter accessory donations to The Salvation Army south Store (near Kmart) - 201 9TH ST SE, Rochester MN  55904 OR the north Store (near Slumberland) - 4921 W. Frontage RD NW, Rochester MN  55901. Donations will be accepted Monday - Friday from 8 am - 8 pm and Saturday - 9 am - 5 pm.

People in Need

So far this season, 1,662 individuals felt the warmth of a caring community by receiving a winter coat through the annual Community Winter Outerwear collection. THANKS to everyone in our community that donated winter coats and winter accessories!

If you still need a winter coat, please contact The Salvation Army at 507-288-3663 or go to The Salvation Army Service Center (20 1st Avenue NE, Rochester MN  55904) Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. (closed from 12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.) to get a voucher for a winter coat.


This year, Community Winter Outerwear partnered with The Salvation Army's south and north Stores to distribute collected winter coats and winter accessories.

Collection Partners

Thanks to our 2015 Community Winter Outerwear Collection Partners - list of partners!


Thank you to the following organizations who champion Community Winter Outerwear. Without your help, none of this great work would be possible.

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