Operation Overcoat this Saturday Sept. 30

Operation Overcoat is happening this Saturday, September 30 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. This a free event open to anyone in need. Union Gospel Mission will be closing off the street in front of the Mission on NW Third Avenue between Burnside and Couch streets and Couch street between Third and Fourth Avenues. We will be giving away clothing, sleeping bags, and hygiene items for men, women and children. A free barbeque meal of hamburgers, hot dogs, potato salad and chips will be available during the event. The Medical Teams International dental van will be providing free dental care and there will be free flu shots and information about medical care services. The event also features live music and more.

Check out the video from last year's Operation Overcoat: