Nearly 600 Cochranites were able to receive warm winter gear at this year's Jacket Racket.
The annual event that sees gently-used winter attire distributed to local residents saw a sharp increase in numbers, with 58 per cent more people attending.
Thanks to the generosity of Cochranites, 379 jackets, 63 pairs of boots and 276 mitts, hats & scarves were donated.
"A heartfelt thanks to Cochrane and area residents, dedicated volunteers, and incredible partners for making 2023 Jacket Racket an enormous success!" states a post on the Cochrane Family & Community Support Services Facebook page.
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