Bankwell holiday collections in full swing

Bankwell is inviting the community to help spread holiday charity this season through three collections in Bankwell’s Fairfield County branches.

The Person-to-Person Keeping Warm Annual Coat Drive is taking place through Dec. 31. The bank is collecting new and gently used winter outerwear for all ages and sizes to benefit the needy.

The drop off locations are Bankwell in Norwalk, 370 Westport Avenue,

Bankwell in New Canaan, 208 Elm Street, Bankwell in Wilton, 47 Old Ridgefield Road, Bankwell in Fairfield, One Sasco Hill Road and 2220 Black Rock Turnpike, Bankwell in Stamford, 612 Bedford Street.

There is another drive, the Inspirica Holiday Gift Collection. The bank is collecting new, unwrapped toys for boys and girls of all ages. All donations will be distributed to kids and families in need throughout Fairfield County.

The collections will be made through Dec. 6, with drop off locations same as above.

Bankwell serves the banking and lending needs of residents and businesses throughout Connecticut.