Neighbors FCU Helps “Pat’s Coats For Kids” Raise $94,002

Pat’s Coats For Kids Was a Huge Success!

Our takes a group shot for Pack The Pod Day


We partnered with Pat Shingleton and WBRZ for the 10th consecutive year as a primary sponsor for “Pat’s Coats for Kids.” In total, the campaign collected $94,002 and 7,483 donated coats.

During the Campaign, Neighbors FCU collected coats and cash donations at all locations during the campaign. Neighbors collected $3,038 in cash donations to the campaign.

Additionally, Neighbors hosted a jambalaya sale sponsored by Coldwell Banker One.

Neighbors participated in the campaign’s “Pack the Pod Day,” and “Distribution Day” events. Neighbors helped distribute 8,212 coats to 172 schools in the Greater Baton Rouge area.

“We are thrilled to have played a role in another successful year of Pat’s Coats For Kids,” Neighbors President and CEO Steve Webb said. “It’s been an incredible ten years partnering with Pat and WBRZ to keep local kids warm.”