International Institute seeks winter clothing donations
The International Institute of Minnesota is collecting new or clean and gently used winter coats, boots, gloves, hats and scarves. For nearly 100 years, the institute has helped immigrants and refugees resettle in their new community. You can drop off items at the institute, 1694 Como Ave., between 8:45 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday- Friday, or at the Sunrise Banks Como Avenue branch, 2300 Como Ave., during business hours. During the month of January, Sunrise Banks Como Park Perks coffee bar will be raising money for the organization to help fund supplies, as well as accepting winter clothing items.