Coat and clothes giveaway Saturday

      CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Rep. Wendell G. Gilliard is teaming up with Robert Ford and Pastor Gordon Cashwell to collect and give out coats and clothes for people here in the Lowcountry.

      The 12th Annual Coat & Clothes Giveaway for the homeless, veterans and the needy will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Meeting and Harris streets in downtown Charleston.

      You can make your donations at Hope Assembly Church at 633 King Street this week between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m.

      Below is a list of items organizers are accepting and seeking:

      • Clothes for adults and children in all sizes
      • Coats, sweatshirts and sweaters
      • Pants and shirts
      • Hats
      • Footwear
      • Socks
      • Non-perishable food items
      • Blankets