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$1 Donation for Winter Coats for Kids and Receive a Code for $10 Off Your Next Local Groupon

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Donation helps fund the purchase and distribution of new winter coats to children from low-income backgrounds

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Staceytop reviewer
39 ratings33 reviews
September 19, 2021
It never worked I finally just marked redeemed because I was sick of looking at it in my Available Groupons
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Deborahtop reviewer helpful reviewer
25 ratings17 reviews
August 12, 2021
Very happy to contribute!❤️👏
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Nicoletop reviewer
21 ratings11 reviews
February 22, 2019
Was never able to apply it. Not sure what it was supposed to do. I just redeemed it to remove it from my current list of Groupons.
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Karen
13 ratings3 reviews
June 10, 2018
It didn’t let me use my voucher
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Ryan
13 ratings4 reviews
April 23, 2018
Goes to a good cause but the promo deal did not work.
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JANEtop reviewer
37 ratings17 reviews1 photos
April 3, 2018
Not worth the hassle
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harriettop reviewer
36 ratings20 reviews
May 19, 2017
Just donated to it.
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BROOKEtop reviewer helpful reviewer
145 ratings50 reviews
March 23, 2017
nothing happened.
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About This Deal

The Issue: Children Living in Poverty Without Winter Coats

In 2014, more than one in five children—or about 15.6 million children—were living in poverty in the United States, according to data from Kids Count. In order to afford food and shelter, many low-income families cannot purchase winter gear, including coats, meaning children miss school on cold days or risk their health in freezing weather. Providing coats for these children will give them a way to make it to school during cold winters without risking illness.

The Campaign: Distributing Winter Coats to Kids in Need

All donations to this Grassroots campaign will be used by Operation Warm to distribute new winter coats to children from low-income families. For every $20 raised, Operation Warm can purchase and distribute a winter coat to one child in need. Groupon customers who donate $1 will also receive a $10 off promo code for their next local Groupon deal of $25 or more, valid on December 1

These donations, in addition to the $25,000 Groupon has donated, will help Operation Warm reach its goal of providing 300,000 children with coats this year. Operation Warm works directly with manufacturers to obtain quality new coats at the lowest cost possible. The coats are then distributed during events in low-income housing areas and community centers.

Fine Print

100% of donations goes directly to Operation Warm. Valid on 1 unit per transaction; max 1 use per customer. Minimum $25 purchase. 12/1 only. Exclusions apply. Full details at gr.pn/promofaq. See the FAQ. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Operation Warm

Founded in 1998, Operation Warm distributes winter coats to children across America, protecting their health and safety as well as buoying their spirits. "Our motto is 'more than a coat,' and I like to say we bring happiness and warmth to children through a new winter coat," executive director Rich Lalley says. "When they get a brand-new winter coat all their own ... they feel better about themselves, and when they feel better about themselves, children perform better in school."

Operation Warm distributes hundreds of thousands of new coats around the country each year. The organization's coats are brightly colored and have extra-deep pockets and detachable hoods, and they come in sizes 3T to adult large.