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Kids get coats in White Plains

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains, receives a new winter coat from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, during the sorority's winter coat drive at the center. (Nov. 14, 2012) Photo Credit: Faye Murman

The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, conducted its annual winter coat drive for residents of the Coachman Family Center in White Plains on Wednesday evening. Unlike many other coat drives, the children who received coats here were given a gift bag with their name on it, containing a coat with their specific size. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains, receives a new winter coat from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, during the sorority's winter coat drive at the center. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Eleil Maes, 5, of White Plains, tries on
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Eleil Maes, 5, of White Plains, tries on his new winter coat at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains as members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. compliment him. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.,
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, prepare personalized bags for recipients of new winter coats at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains during their annual coat drive. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Residents at the Coachman Family Center in White
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Residents at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains wait outside the recreation room for the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. annual winter coat drive to begin . (Nov. 14, 2012)

Joyce Turnipseed, co-chairwoman of the Global Poverty Commission
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Joyce Turnipseed, co-chairwoman of the Global Poverty Commission with the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, addresses sorority members before their annual winter coat drive at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Daniel Sousa, 12, who lives at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains, receives a new winter coat from Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, during the sorority's annual winter coat drive at the center. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Lydia Barkley, co-chairwoman of the Global Poverty Commission
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Lydia Barkley, co-chairwoman of the Global Poverty Commission with the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, poses with a recipient of a new winter coat at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains during the sorority's annual coat drive. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.,
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, go over a list of recipients at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains who will be receiving winter coats from their annual coat drive. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Marie Houston, president of the Alpha Kappa Alpha
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Marie Houston, president of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, sits by a pile of personalized bags full of winter coats to be given out at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains. (Nov. 14, 2012)

MaryFrancis Perkins, vice president of the Alpha Kappa
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

MaryFrancis Perkins, vice president of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, helps a young girl try on her new winter coat at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains during the sorority's annual coat drive. (Nov. 14, 2012)

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.,
Photo Credit: Faye Murman

Members of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Pi Iota Omega chapter, go over a list of recipients at the Coachman Family Center in White Plains who will be receiving winter coats from their annual coat drive. (Nov. 14, 2012)

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