Molina Healthcare of Michigan and Partners to Give Thousands of New Coats to Area Residents at the HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway in Detroit

Experts predict extreme cold and heavy snow this winter, so a coat is a necessity

Molina HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway recipients in 2018 (Photo: Business Wire)

DETROIT--()--One of the largest new coat giveaways of the season will take place on Saturday, November 2, when Molina Healthcare of Michigan and its event partners host the Molina HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway where over 5000 new coats, hats, gloves and scarves will be provided to preregistered attendees and the public on a first-come, first-served basis.


Molina HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway

Media and Public Welcome



Renaissance High School

6565 W. Outer Drive

Detroit, MI 48235



Saturday, November 2

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.



On-Site Interviews and Information:

Heidi McGlinnen, Associate Vice President, Community Engagement

Cell: 517-896-7393

“Molina Healthcare is excited to host the HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway for the fourth year in a row with our phenomenal event partners in Detroit,” said Christine Surdock, president of Molina Healthcare of Michigan. “November 2 will be the culmination of hundreds of people, both employees and volunteers, who have collectively put thousands of hours behind the scenes to make the Molina HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway possible, and I couldn’t be prouder of all their efforts and heart.”

In addition to brand new coats and winter necessities for the entire family, event attendees can also enjoy refreshments, free haircuts, face painting, arts, crafts and more.

Partner organizations include Magna International, FBI, Detroit Public School Community District, Salvation Army of Metro Detroit, Clothes4Souls, Macy’s, Premier Relocations, Fresh Thyme Markets, and Doors of Success.

About Molina Healthcare of Michigan

Since 1997, Molina Healthcare of Michigan has been providing government-funded care for low-income individuals. As of June 30, 2019, the company serves approximately 360,000 members through Medicaid, Medicare, Medicare-Medicaid (Duals) and Health Insurance Exchange programs throughout Michigan. Visit us online at


Caroline Zubieta

Release Summary

The Molina HOPE Winter Coat Giveaway is Saturday, November 2, at Renaissance High School in Detroit. The public is welcome to attend starting at 10am.



Caroline Zubieta