Pembroke: Free Coats for Veterans and Their Families Offered Today

Local veterans and their families will be able to get a coat today in Pembroke.

State Representative Josh Cutler, along with Pembroke Veterans’ Agent Robin Kernan and Hanson Veterans’ Agent Tim White will be hosting the Mass Military Support Foundation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pembroke Recreation Center at 128 Center St.

The event is open to any military personnel, Coast Guard, veterans, and their families.

The coats are being provided in part through a grant from the Ocean State Job Lot Charitable Foundation.

Coast4Vets Photo Credit: Massachusetts Military Support Foundation

Coast4Vets Photo Credit: Massachusetts Military Support Foundation


About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.