Rotary Club of Salem Collects Coats & Accessories

On Thursday, January 21st held at the Salem Civic Center, 511 coats, 122 hats, 12 ear muffs, 59 scarves, 41 gloves, 109 children's coats, 371 adult coats, 12 sweaters, 7 pants, 1 pair shoes and 2 socks were collected  for Mrs. Dorsey's Clothes Closet in Salem. The event was co-sponsored with the Kiwanis Club of Salem. Salem Hight School Interact students and Roanoke College Rotaract Clubs also helped.Rotarian Danny Hall was the event chair and he started the event 16 years ago realizing that during the winter many people in our community need winter coats and accessories.