Tools for Selecting Children You'll Serve
Access the tools below to help you determine which children in your community will benefit the most from a new coat.
ElementarySchools.org provides a comprehensive comparison of each elementary school in your community. Any child qualifying for the Free or Reduced Lunch program is eligible to receive a new coat.Learn More
Head Start Locator
Head Start programs are dedicated to providing early childhood education to low-income children - all children qualify. Find your local Head Start Program here:Learn More
Promotion & Fundraising Materials
Spread awareness and promote your program to increase funding opportunities!
Online Fundraising Made Easy
Get tips and tricks on how to get more online donations in a fraction of the time.Download
Fundraising Event Ideas
Host an event, raffle, tournament, race, etc. to increase potential donation opportunities.Download
Fundraising Letter Template
A simple, heart-felt letter goes a long way to help reach your fundraising goalDownload
Coat Event Press Release Template
Increase awareness and garner recognition of your program by using this template to contact local news outlets.Download
Fundraising Flyer Template
Modify our fundraising flyer for your local to share locally and drive more online donations!Download
"I Donated" Coat Cut-outs
Local businesses fundraising on your behalf? Offer them "I Donated" coat cut-outs for patrons to sign.Download
Facebook Tips & Tricks
Need help setting up your Local's Facebook page or promoting your program on social media?Download Guide
Operation Warm Logo
Our hi-res logo for you to use as recognition of your Operation Warm program.Download
If you're taking photos of children, ask schools to have parents sign this waiver for permission to use their photo (available in English and Spanish).Download
Tax & Financial Documents
Operation Warm is a nationally recognized non-profit organization and registered 501(c)(3). We are proud to announce that 96% of all funds go directly to our mission! Often, for tax exemption purposes, donors will request the Operation Warm Tax ID number, which is: 38-3663310. Corporate sponsors and larger donations may require our W9 or proof of our 501(c)(3) status.
Click here to download our filings and financials.