Operation Warm and Morgan Stanley Provide Kids with New Coats – NYC
Operation Warm and Morgan Stanley partnered to provide warm, colorful coats to New York City children in need.
“Each one of the kids, there was a special moment,” Derek McNeil, Morgan Stanley, said. “I had one young man say to me, this is like Christmas, this is like when I got my backpack, so we take things for granted, little things for granted but something as simple as a coat or a backpack means a whole lot.”
“Each of the kids that have come through have been shocked that they’re actually getting a free coat,” Vanessa Howe, Morgan Stanley, said. “One of the little boys said ‘This is my coat? This is my coat to take home? Really?’ And I said ‘Yes, that’s yours.’ And he said ‘Forever? Really?’ And I said ‘Yes, forever.’ And he was just ecstatic.”
See the joy for yourself from the Operation Warm and Morgan Stanley NYC coat-giving event!
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