Charity news and happenings across the East End

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Holiday Coat Drive

L&W Market in Bridgehampton is holding a coat drive. Through December 31, L&W Market will be collecting lightly used or new coats, which will be donated to those in need on the East End through the local organization Maureen’s Haven. As a thank you for donating, L&W will offer a free cup of coffee to those donating coats.

No Kid Hungry

Lulu Kitchen and Bar in Sag Harbor has announced it will donate $1 for every specialty cocktail purchased through December 31 to the No Kid Hungry Foundation. The foundation works to ensure that every child in the United States has access to healthy food where they live, where they learn, and where they play. Just $10 can help connect a kid in need with 100 meals. Visit www.nokidhungry.org for more information.

9/11 Memorial Project

A benefit to raise funds for the East Hampton Sons of the American Legion 9/11 Memorial Project will be held on Saturday, December 22, at the Stephen Talkhouse in Amagansett. There will be performances by comedians Arch Schill, Chris Williamson, and Kevin Bryne and live music by LHT. The cost to attend the event is $20.

The memorial is a 14-foot structural steel beam salvaged from the debris of the World Trade Center. Artist Gustavo Bonevardi was commissioned to incorporate the beam into a design. For more info, visit www.thatsmybrick.com.

Love Bites

The annual Love Bites event to benefit Katy’s Courage will be held on Saturday, January 26, from 7 to 10:30 PM. The event will take place at Muses in Southampton and will feature chef tastings from restaurants across the East End. Tickets are $100, or two for $150. A $300 ticket for two includes a kickoff dinner at The Clubhouse in Wainscott and the Love Bites event. For more info visit www.katyscourage.org.

jessica@indyeastend.com